Technology Support Center

Administrative Technologies

Overview of Welcome2ISU

Prospective and returning students can access the Welcome2ISU website for information on admissions, financial aid, and more.

Before You Begin

Welcome2ISU is located at This website is a personalized Web portal for prospective and returning students.

Logging in to Welcome2ISU

Prospective and returning students can log in to the Welcome2ISU website to online admission application, financial aid information, and more.

Create an Account

Before you can log in to Welcome2ISU, you must create an account.

  1. Go to
  2. In the login area, click Sign up here!.
  3. Complete the online form to set up your account.

Password Problems

If you have forgotten your Welcome2ISU password, click the Forgot your password? link on the Welcome2ISu home page ( Complete the form to retrieve your password.

If you are unable to retrieve your password using the Forgot your password? link, please contact the Office of Admissions at 1-800-366-2478 or 309-438-2181.

Important: Please note that your Welcome2ISU password is not the same as a ULID password. Only active members of Illinois State, including students, faculty, staff, and retirees, have ULID passwords.

Where to Get More Help

For all other problems with Welcome2ISU, please contact the Technology Support Center