New Students: Set up your account at Georgia College & State University

Step 1: Enroll in Duo Authentication

  1. Head to Do not attempt to login.
  2. Select “Duo Enroll” at the top of the page.

My GCSU Toolbar

  1. Use your Email Address and Default Password
Your NameGCIDDate of BirthDefault Password
Thunder Bobcat91100000701/01/2010B91100000701012010@GCSU
  1. Follow the steps to install and enroll in DUO.
    • Add two authentication methods – the DUO app and a second phone number are recommended.
  2. When you reach the screen that verifies your successful enrollment, please press “Logout.”

Step 2: Set your Password and Campus Email

  1. Log into your campus email on Microsoft
    • Use your Bobcats email address and default password to log into your Microsoft email.
  2. When you login to your Microsoft Email for the first time you will be required to enroll in Microsoft Self-Service Password. We recommend that you add at least two methods for password recovery.


  • You are ready to use your account to access your GCSU resources! We suggest starting at

For further information or assistance, contact the IT Help Desk at (478)445-7378 or

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