Information on Your Student ID Number

Your Student ID number can be found on:

  • Student ID Card (available at any CSM Library) - The number is located on the back of the card under the bar code.
  • Admissions Letter (Credit Students Only)
  • Registration Statement - Upper left hand side
  • Bill Statement

If you are unable to locate your Student ID Number you can request it by submitting the Update Contact Information Form (PDF, 57 KB) form by fax or mail. You may also request your Student ID Number in person by presenting a photo ID at the CSM Information Center.


Note: Student/Staff ID numbers cannot be given over the phone or e-mail in accordance with federal regulations.

After 3 Years of Inactivity

  • After 3 years of inactivity, your account will expire.

  • To reset your account after it expires, use your Student/Staff ID in this Online Services form.

  • Contact the Help Desk, 301-934-7740 for further assistance.


Username and Password Help

Username Help

Your Username should be your first and middle initial and your last name. For example John C. Smith would be jcsmith. You can use your Student ID number to look up your Username in Online Services.

If you try this and it does not work, please contact the HELP DESK at 301-934-7740.

Password Help

If you have never logged in to my.CSMD before, your Password will be Csm followed by your 7-digit Student ID number. Once you have successfully logged into your account with Csm followed by your Student ID number, you can change your password to something easier to remember. You will be prompted to change your password and set up the security questions to assist you in case you forget your password in the future.

If this is your first time logging in to my.CSMD, your password will be:

  • XXXXXXX will be your 7-digit student ID number
  • For example: Csm1234567

If you have forgotten your password, go to Reset Password below and enter your Username under "Forgotten Password". Answer the security questions to reset your password.

Once you have set up your information it will log you out. You will need to log in again with the information you have just set up.

Reset Password

If you have successfully logged in once and changed your password, but have forgotten it, you must reset it below.



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