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Logging In to OU Campus

Video Tutorial Available: Logging In

To access the login screen for OU Campus, click the DirectEdit link - in our instance that is the "Last Modified" date in the footer of the page. 

When using the DirectEdit link, if you attempt to login to a page that you do not have access to, you will get an access denied error message.  Remember to navigate to a page that you have access to before clicking the DirectEdit link.

Please also pay attention to the news to the right of the login box as we will be posting News pertaining to OUCampus.

Step-By-Step Guide to Logging In
  1. With your browser, navigate to a page on WKU's site that you have access to (such as your department's home page).
  2. Click the DirectEdit button ("Last Modified" date in the footer).

    Logging in to OU Campus via DirectEdit
  3. Log in with your NetID and NetID password. You will receive an "Access Denied" error message if you do not have rights to edit the page. (Please Note: You will not be able to reset your password through OU Campus.  In order to change your NetID password, please change it through

    OU Campus login box

Failed Logins and User Lockouts

If a user incorrectly enters their login credentials more than three consecutive times, then they will automatically be locked out of the OU Campus system. This will prevent users from being able to perform additional login attempts. In the event of a user lockout, users must contact the IT Helpdesk at 270-745-7000 to have their account unlocked.

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 Last Modified 9/17/14