Username Construction

As an active Cameron University student, you have received an “Active Directory Account” (Student Domain Account), which gives you access to the various computer labs on campus, remote access to the library databases, your student email, the CU wireless network, and AggieAccess (student portal for access to your records, enrollment schedule, financial aid information, transcripts, etc.).

The Username for ALL of your accounts is comprised of the first initial of your first name, first initial of last name, and last six digits of student ID Number.


Name:                John S. Compute

Student ID#:       000123456

Username:        jc123456

To create your initial password go to and click on “Reset Password.” 

You will be asked to verify your identity via the code that will be sent to the email address you provided on the admissions application form.

If you encounter difficulties displaying the AggiePass (Password reset) webpage.  Please add into your "Trusted Sites" on your browser.  

Also check your browser "Add-ons" and disable "AdBlock Plus" for that page.
If you use Google Chrome you may need to open the link in Firefox or Internet Explorer.

Important:  The password you create for this account expires every 120 days. You will receive a notification in your student email account 12 days prior to your password expiration date to give you ample time to change it.

Once you create your initial password, you are able to access AggieAccess, student email, CU computer labs, etc.


Student Email Account:

Your email address will be your

To log in to your email please use your Username not your email address.

(Username  =  first initial of your first name, first initial of last name and last six digits of student ID Number. )


Blackboard Account:

Blackboard primarily serves to deliver online and hybrid courses; however, some traditional lecture courses may also contain a Blackboard component.

To create your initial password for Blackboard.

Go to select “Forgot Your Password?”

Enter your First Name, Last Name, and Student User ID (Username).  An email will be sent to your student email account with instructions to change the password.