New Student Account Form

Before filling out this form, please review these instructions carefully. Please note that you will be unable to create your Houghton College account until your enrollment deposit has been received and fully processed. Processing your enrollment deposit can take anywhere from one full day to a few days, depending on when it is received. As a rule of thumb, once you receive your enrollment packet in the mail, you will be able to create your account.

If you have questions about this process, please contact your admission counselor.

Please fill out this form to create your new Houghton College student account.  Your new account will include a Google Apps mailbox (similar to GMail) and a network account for accessing Houghton College network resources.

You are responsible for any and all actions taken using these accounts, whether or not it was you personally using the accounts.  Thus you should keep your password secure and not share it with anyone else.  You are also responsible to abide by the Network Usage Agreement.


Required Identity Verification Information

Legal first name
Must exactly match information from your college application form
Legal last name
Must exactly match information from your college application form
Date of birth
Must match your application form and must be in the format MM/DD/YYYY
Social Security Number
International students should leave this blank

Required Account Creation Information

Choose a new password
Choose a password you will remember. It must be at least 8 characters long, not contain part of your name, and must have characters from three of these four types: uppercase letters, lowercase letters, numbers, symbols
Confirm the password
Retype the password you chose exactly as you typed it above
College graduation year
Must be 4 digits (i.e. 2017), the last 2 will be part of your e-mail address.

Acceptable Use Policy Agreement

By requesting these network accounts, you agree to:
  • be responsible for any use or misuse of these accounts
  • never to share your passwords with anyone else, and
  • to read and abide by the Network Usage Agreement.


If you experience any difficulties using this form, please contact the Admission Office at 800-777-2556 or admission@houghton.edu for assistance.