You can find your NetID in the Claim/Reciver Your NetID tool by following the steps below. For assistance please contact the IT Help Desk at 406-247-5755. 

  1. From a web browser, go to the Claim/Recover Your NetID tool: https://www3.montana.edu/netidclaim/.
  2. Enter your MSU ID. This will be a dash and 8 digits. (Example: -12345678). Note: If you don't know your MSU ID, click the "I don't know my MSU ID" link. Next, follow the steps below the Don't Know Your MSU ID heading.
  3. Enter Your MSU ID.

  4. Click the Submit button.
  5. Enter your birthday in the following format: 07/21/1996 including the slashes. 
  6. Enter your birth date

  7. Click the Submit button.
  8. Your NetID will now be displayed. 
  9. Your NetID is now displayed.

 

Dont Know Your MSU ID?

  1. If you don't know your MSU ID, click the "I don't know my MSU ID" link on the Claim/Recover Your NetID page: https://www3.montana.edu/netidclaim/.
  2. Click the I don't know my MSU ID link.

  3. Enter your Last Name and the last 4 digits of your social security number.
  4. Enter your last name and social security number.

  5. Click the Submit button.
  6. Enter your birthday in the following format: 07/21/1996 including the slashes. 
  7. Enter your birth date

  8. Click the Submit button.
  9. Your NetID will now be displayed. 
  10. Your NetID is now displayed.