ePanther - Activating Account

This article shows how an individual can activate their ePanther account and create a password.


1. Go to the following web address: epanther.uwm.edu/aa

2. Enter in your Campus ID and your date of birth.
3. Create Security Questions and Answers for your account. Use the drop down menus to select questions and enter in the answer in the fields below
4. Read the Acceptable Use Policy and click I Agree at the bottom of the page

5. Create a Password, Please note that the password should meet the following criteria shown to the right
(Note: The Password Requirements will adjust as your typing in the password. You will know the password meets the criteria if the Step 2 box appears to confirm your password)


6. Re-enter the password in Step two to confirm
(Note: This step cannot be skipped. You must re-enter the password exactly like you entered it in the first step before activating the password)
7. Activate new password.
8. You should be on the last step confirming the account activation

It would be beneficial to try logging onto PAWS with the new account credentials to make sure it is working. PAWS should allow users whom activated their accounts to login right away.

Note: If your account was already activated and you don't know the answers to your security questions, please contact the Help Desk by calling (414) 229-4040 or by going to the Walk-In labs located in Bolton 225 or the Golda Meir Library. If you also need to obtain your Campus ID, you will need to call us at (414) 229-4040.

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Owner:Help Desk K.Group:UW-Milwaukee Help Desk
Created:2016-07-05 16:09 CDTUpdated:2017-12-07 09:14 CDT
Sites:UW-Milwaukee Help Desk
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