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LionLink Account Activation Information

Your Albright Username

Your username is your key to all online Albright systems and resources. Albright usernames are the portion of your email address before the "@albright.edu" and typically follow the format "firstname.lastname001". Your username  This may differ if you have a name in common with another student, or if you have a longer name. 

After your enrollment deposit is confirmed by our Admissions Office, you will receive a confirmation email. Within two weeks your account will generate and you will receive another email with information to activate your account. If it has been more than two weeks since you received your deposit confirmation email and you have not received your account credentials, please contact Client Services at 610-921-7676 for further assistance.


Your name is John D. Smith, your Albright email address and username will likely be:

Your name is: John D. Smith
Your email address: john.smith001@albright.edu
Your username: john.smith001
1. To activate your LionLink account you will need your username and PIN from an email sent by the Admissions Office within two weeks following the confirmation of your enrollment deposit.
2. You must activate your LionLink account before you can access any other Albright online services, including student email.

LionLink Account Activation

(Video Walkthrough)

Step 1

Gather required information

Refer to the Deposit Acknowledgement letter or email from the Office of Admission

  • You will need your LionLink UserID
  • You will need your 5-digit PIN

Step 2

Activate your account 

  • Go to LionLink
  • Select 'Activate New Account'
  • Enter your LionLink UserID and 5-digit PIN 
  • Check 'Agree to Terms and Conditions'
  • Create your password
  • Update 'Security Questions'
  • Enter 'Alternate Email'

Your new password must be:

  • At least 10 characters long
  • Must contain at least one Uppercase letter
  • Must contain at least one Lowercase letter
  • Must contain at least one Number
  • Must contain at least one Special Characters (!,@,#,$,%,^,&, or *, for example)
  • Cannot contain segments of your username

(Full Screen Video)

Remember that your LionLink password is your password for all Albright online services. You will use your full email address to sign into your webmail, and you will use your username to sign into all other services.  If you have questions about your password please contact Client Services at (610) 921-7676 or send email to helpdesk@albright.edu.

We, the staff of Albright College Information Technology Services strive to provide timely, seamless information services and technology support to our campus community.  We would love to hear from you at the number or emails to the right if you have comments or suggestions.


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