• Students

    • HSU Credentials (Username & Password)

      Your HSU Credentials are automatically generated when you’re accepted into HSU. The following services utilize the same credentials:

      To change your password, login to HSU Central. Under the Self Service section in the right column, click on Students > User Account > Change Password.

      Entering the incorrect username and password 3 times will lock out your HSU wireless access. Access is restored after 30 minutes. If you require immediate assistance, please contact the Help Desk.

      Linking Central to E-mail

      Lost username & password

      1. Go to HSU Central landing page: http://www.hsutx.edu/hsucentral/ and click on “Can’t access your account?” in the column on the right.
      2. Enter your Last Name, full social security number and HSU ID number then click “Submit”.
      3. Select your e-mail address from the drop down menu then click “Submit”.
      4. Look for the password reset e-mail in your inbox.

      If your e-mail address is not listed in the drop-down menu, please contact the Registrar’s office to change the listed e-mail address.

      If you require immediate support, drop by the Help Desk with your HSU ID card to reset your username and password.

    • Connecting E-mail in HSU Central

      To connect HSU Central to your e-mail for the first time, click on “Enter your credentials” next to the weather icon in the middle column. Enter your username and password. If you encounter problems linking the accounts, click here to re-link your e-mail to HSU Central.

    • Student Support Services

      The Help Desk provides assistance to our students in the following areas:

      • Username and password for access to HSU resources such as Labs, Blackboard, E-mail, etc.
      • Accessing HSUWireless from your personal computer.
      • Virus / malware removal
    • Software Availability

      Microsoft Office
      Microsoft Office 365 is now available free for all current students, faculty and staff at Hardin-Simmons University.

      1. Go to www.office.com and click on “Sign in” at the upper right hand corner.
      2. Under the E-mail or phone field, type in your username followed by @hsutx.edu (i.e. jsmith@hsutx.edu). Do not use your e-mail address.
      3. In the password field, type in your HSU password.

      *Acton MBA students: If you do not have your HSU credentials, please contact the Graduate Office at HSU.

      Discounted Software
      VarsityBuys has a wide selection of discounted software available for current students, faculty and staff. Windows 10 is also free for current students via VarsityBuys.

    • Wireless in Residence Halls (MyResNet)

      Wireless in the residence halls is provided by MyResNet and comes with 24/7 support. Please contact MyResNet Support at 855-643-2150 if you have problems connecting to MyResNet, or view the FAQs here: www.myresnet.com/support

    • Discount Programs
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