Your MSU NetID

MSU will only send official correspondence to your MSU email address. It's very important that you check your email frequently. You should be watching for emails regarding your financial aid, grades, bills, and so on.

New students

Activate your MSU NetID and student email account as soon as possible.

All students

Frequently check your student email account at

Questions? Problems?

If you have questions about your MSU NetID/email account, visit or contact the IT Services Support Desk by calling (517) 432-6200.

If you have activated your MSU NetID but still have problems logging into MSU's web-based applications, please refer to Common Login Issues (University Systems). You may also contact the IT Services Identification Desk by phone at (517) 355-4500 or by email at