You're now one step closer to earning your degree at UMSL.

To keep the momentum going, you'll need to login into your Triton Portal. The Triton Portal serves as a one-stop function, outlining your admissions status and admitted next steps. Use this portal, to view your personalized checklist items including financial aid, housing application, orientation, and much more.

Once you complete the pre-advising questionaire and orientation program selection, you will be able to enroll into courses and view additional items to prepare you for your first day of classes.


To login, you will use your email and password that was used on your UMSL application.

If you have any questions or trouble logging into the Triton Portal, please email or call at 314-516-5451


Inside the Triton Portal, you will:

  • Complete a pre-advising questionnaire.
  • Select your orientation program.
  • Register your parents and family members to attend orientation.
  • View a personal checklist of items to complete.


Below are a few images of what to expect when navigating through your Triton Portal.

To complete your pre-advising questionaire and sign up for Orientation, select the last tab: Advising and Orientation Information.


After you submit your responses, a new window will appear to register for an Orientation event.

Once you select your Orientation, you will recieve an automatic email confirmation, your Enrollment Confirmation Fee hold will be released from your account to enroll into courses, and your $50 enrollment confirmation fee will be applied automatically to your student account. A new set of checklist items will appear to assist you with preparing for your first day of classes.


2020 Undergraduate Orientation

Orientation is the first step designed to assist you in making a comfortable transition to life at UMSL. Orientation is a requirement for all newly, admitted, degree-seeking, undegraduate students. It must be completed prior to your first day of classes. There are multiple Orientation types based on your admit type, and specific formats to relay information that fits your needs.

To view additional information about your Orientation experience, click here.

New User Setup: SSO, Password, Email

As a new student, you will want to activated your SSO username and password which serves as your official UMSL login for many of the tasks. You will need your student number (12345678) that was included in your Admissions packet. Activating your SSO and password also creates your official UMSL email ( which serves as the primary communication tool between you and UMSL.

Click the separate SSO, password and email links to create these accounts. For additional assistance, watch the new user setup video, click here.

If you are an international student, please contact UMSL Global Office and if you are a graduate student please contact Graduate School regarding your orientation programs.


Admitted Student Events open to all admitted students and families.

New Student Programs Office is here to help!


The Office of New Student Programs (NSP) provides ongoing programs and services that support new students and families in transition to University of Missouri–St. Louis. We look forward to assisting you with high quality support to begin your UMSL Experience. Please do not hesitate to contact the staff.

Any questions or concerns? Email us at or call at 314-516-5271.