Step 2: Create myUSF Account

You will use your myUSF account to access your USF email and the USF network, register for classes, apply for housing, and more. 

Transfer students: After you create a myUSF account, you'll be able to check your degree evaluation to see how your credits have transferred over.

Here's how you set up your myUSF account:

  • Go to and enter the username provided on your Dons Status Page. If you can't find your username, email and ask for your Banner username.
  • Leave the password box blank (your USF ID number is NOT your password).
  • Click on "Problems signing in?"
    leave the password box blank and click "problems signing in?"
  • Select "Reset Password."
    Select reset password
  • You will be asked to retype your username.
    reenter your username
  • The next screen will ask for a code. Check your email for a code from Make sure to check your spam folder, too.
    enter a temporary code emailed to you from
  • Enter the temporary code in the box. 
  • You will be guided through the steps to create a new password.

Deadline: ASAP. A myUSF account is required for the rest of the steps in this process.

Office of Admission, Lone Mountain, Room 250
2130 Fulton St, San Francisco, CA 94117
Tel: (415) 422-6612, Fax: (415) 422-2217