WALK-THROUGH STEPS FOR SSO STUDENT

KEEP IN MIND: If a student has an email account set up, they are considered registered. If the student has an email account and is registered for a class, the student is considered Single Sign-On (SSO).

HOW A STUDENT LOGS INTO MYCAYUGA FOR THE FIRST TIME

SINGLE SIGN-ON STUDENT (registered for classes, has Cayuga email)

  1. Go to https://my.cayuga-cc.edu and click the Login to myCayuga button.
  2. Enter in Social Security Number and temporary password (found in “password” letter) and click the Login button to continue.
  3. The “Your Password Has Expired” screen will appear. You will need to re-enter their Social Security Number and click Submit to continue.
  4. At the next screen you will need to verify who you are by entering their birthdate and click Submit to continue.
  5. You will be shown their Cayuga Username. Have the student remember this – you will need it later. Then click the link provided to continue.
  6. At the “SSO Manager” screen, you will need to set up their security questions and answers. Click the link provided in Step 2 (you already have done Step 1).
  7. You may be prompted to re-enter their Cayuga Username and temporary password in a dialog box.
  8. At the “Setup Security Questions” screen, you should click the Next button to continue.
  9. For security reasons, the student will need to re-enter their temporary password. Click Next to continue.
  10. At the “Setup Security Questions” screen, you will need to answer all three security questions with an answer. Have the student remember the answers – you will be asked these questions in a later step. Click the Next button to continue.
  11. On the next screen it will indicate you are now registered with the SSO Manager and will need to click the provided link to take them back to the main screen.
  12. You now need to reset their password by doing Step 3 – “Reset Password.” The student will need to enter in their Cayuga Username in the text field provided and click the Next button.
  13. At the “Verify Your Identity” screen, you must answer the three security challenge questions (Step 10 above) and click the Next button to continue.
  14. At the “Password Reset” screen, you enter their new permanent password (twice). Click the Next button to continue.
  15. At the “Success” screen, the student should click the provided link to take them to the myCayuga login page.
  16. At the myCayuga login screen, you should now use their Cayuga Username and new password, and click the Login button to continue.
  17. You should now be logged into myCayuga.
  18. You can find their Cayuga Username, Email address and C-number by clicking the Personal Information tab, and then by clicking the My Credentials button.
  19. Have the student remember their Cayuga Username, Email address and their C-Number as indicated on the screen.

YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OgRwClCP3d0