Activating Your Odin Account

To activate your Odin account, please follow the steps listed below.

  1. Go to
  2. Enter the following information:
    • Your PSU ID number
    • Your birth date (mm/dd/yyyy)
    • The activation code that was provided to you in your admissions/hire letter
  3. Select Activate Account.
  4. After reviewing the policies, check the box labeled “I Accept,” then select Continue.
  5. Choose an Odin username from the drop-down menu, then select Continue.
  6. If you would like an email alias, check the box labeled "Yes, I would like an email alias".
  7. Choose an email alias from the drop-down menu, then select Continue.
  8. Enter either an alternate (non-PSU) email or a cell phone number, then select Continue.

    Note: This information will only be used to reset your password and will be kept secure.
  9. Enter a password for your account that meets the requirements listed on the page.
  10. Re-enter the password to confirm it.
  11. Select Continue when all password requirements are met (indicated by all the red x marks  turning into green check marks ).
  12. You have completed the account claim process. There is no need to log out before exiting the page.

    Note: We recommended that you record your Odin username and PSU email from the box in the upper, right-hand corner before exiting this page. You will need your Odin username, password, and PSU email to access most PSU systems.