Directions for first-time email login

These instructions are only applicable for student email accounts and are to be used the first time students log into their email accounts.

  1. Your HSU email address will be your HSU username followed by Your email address should be included in your acceptance letter.
  2. Navigate to the email login screen and type in your entire email address as the username. (
  3. Type in your default Henderson email password which is your birth month and day followed by the last 4 digits of your social security number followed by H$u (MMDDSSSSH$u). For example, a student born on September 21, 1968 that has a social security number ending in 1100 would have a password of 09211100H$u.
  4. If this is your first time logging into your HSU email account, you will have some information to type in/select. You will also be asked to make a new password. Remember your password please.

For help or questions, please call the HSU Helpdesk at 870-230-5678 or come to the second floor of Foster Hall, room 222.