Student Instructions for Logging Into WebAdvisor For The First Time

We have created an account for you to begin accessing your BHSU student Web Advisor portal. This will allow you to view your Financial Aid Award Letter, accept or decline financial aid awards and register for classes at New Student Registration.

You will use your Colleague ID Number to log in properly for the first time. Your Colleague ID Number was mailed to you recently by BHSU. For assistance in accessing your Colleague ID Number, please contact the BHSU Office of Admissions at 605-642-6343 or Student Financial Services at 605-642-6145.


For your fist time logging into WebAdvisor watch the video or read through the tutorial below.


Step One


Go to the WebAdvisor page to begin the process. The URL for the page is




Step Two


Near the lower right hand corner of the page, click on "What's My Username and Reset My Password."



You will follow these four steps to log in for the first time:

  1. Get your User ID.
  2. Reset your password.
  3. Check your e-mail to receive your password.
  4. Log In.

Step Three

Follow the step by step directions carefully, to retrieve your User ID.
Enter your last name in as well as your Colleague ID Number. Your Colleague ID Number was mailed to you recently by BHSU. Once you have filled in those two spaces, select “Retrieve my information.”

The next screen you will see will look like this:

Your User Name will appear and you will then be instructed to choose an email address for your temporary password to be delivered. Select your preferred email address to receive your temporary password. Do not enter an email address in the blank box. You will find a similar email to this in your inbox. Follow the link in order to reset your password.

Step Four
You will be redirected to this page where you will need to enter your Username and create a new password. Passwords must be at least 6 characters long, cannot be more than 15 characters long and must contain a number.

You can now log into WebAdvisor!