Gmail Instructions

Gmail Instructions

Bethel University uses the same format for all student usernames: 

First Initial of First Name, Full Last Name and the Last two digits of the SSN

(Example:  John Smith,  123-45-6789 =

The password for email is all 9 digits of the SSN: (Note: No hyphen)

(Example: 123456789)

Logging into GMail:

From the home page, click the Web Mail button

User Name:  your username as described above

Password:  You should change your password immediately after login for the first time.

Note:  Password field should be changed immediately after login for the first time.  In the interest of security, you should change your password every ninety (90) days.


Tips for creating a strong password