Preparing for an online course

New Users

New Malone users can determine their User Name and password with the following information:

    1. Username = first initial, middle initial, last name, and the number 1 (if you are not the first individual with this sequence, your last name will be followed by a 2, 3, etc.).
      Sample name: John Q.
      Public Username: jqpublic1
    2. Default Password = first initial, middle initial, last initial, followed by the last 4 digits of your social security number (or 4 zeros.)
      Sample name: John Q. Public
      SS#: 123-45-6789
      Password: jqp6789

All Users

Prior to your online session, please complete the following:

        1. Review the technical requirements of the online system at under the "Technical Support Services" link.
        2. Review the Student Orientation Tutorial found on your personal student homepage of the online course system, below the "Special Courses" heading.
        3. Purchase textbooks from the University Campus Store.  Feel free to call them at 330-471-8310, or email
        4. Managing Your Username & Password at
          Students are able to manage their username and password at this link
          This page will enable you to:
          1. change your password
          2. Change security questions/answers
          3. Unlock your account