Activating Your Radford University Account

 Activating Your Radford University Account

• Locate the Radford account claim email in your personal or work email account. This email will be from with the subject “Claim your Radford University Account.”

• Go to the MyRU login page

• Click on the “New User? Activate Your Account ” link below the Login button.

• Enter your username and the Account Claim Code from the email you received from

• Follow the instructions to setup your account and create a new password.

Initial Login

Once you have activated your account and set a password,

• Visit the MyRU login page

• Enter your Radford username and the password you created to log infor the first time.

• During your first login, you will be prompted to set up Duo two-factorauthentication which uses the Duo Mobile smartphone app or atelephone call to authenticate your access to Radford systems.

• Follow the instructions to set up Duo authentication.

Once this is completed, you should be ready to access your account at any time by visiting

For further assistance in activating your account and accessing your ASSET micro-credentials, please contact your learning coach at 540-831-7140 or

The ASSET program is funded through the U.S. Department of Education Supporting Effective Educator Development (SEED) grant program (Award #: U423A170051).