When do you need to activate your gmail account?
- If you had a Doane email account PRIOR to 2009, and want to start using your @doane.edu gmail.
- Prior to using your @doane.edu gmail for the first time.
- If you change your password
For first-time users:You should have received a letter with your network login information once you are admitted as a student. Please refer to this document for your username and password. Follow the steps below to begin using your Doane gmail.
To setup your Doane account profile:
Go to https://www.doane.edu/myaccount. Under “Password Reset” section, click on Go to Reset Tool. Enter your Doane Username and click continue. Select Authenticate with E-mail and choose the non-Doane e-mail listed and click Send Pin. When you receive your PIN CODE enter it the in space provided and continue. You will now select 4 challenge questions and answers. The next step will ask you to create a new password for your Doane Account. Please follow the requirements listed and click reset, making sure you get green checkmarks for both your Doane Account and Doane Gmail.
Note: Should you decide to change your password, you will need to use
Your password must meet 3 of the 4 following criteria:
- Uppercase letters (A-Z)
- Lowercase letters (a-z)
- Numeric characters (0-9)
- Non-alphabetic character (ie. !, $, #, %, *)