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Unlock MyWisconsin ID Account

A step-by-step process for unlocking your MyWisconsin ID account. For detailed information on managing your account go to MyWisconsin ID Account Management Quick Reference Guide.

  1. Go to unlock account

    To unlock your MyWisconsin ID account, go to and click on Unlock account?"

  2. Initiate unlock email

    Enter your MyWisconsin ID username and click Select on the Email option.

  3. Account unlock notification

    Email sent notification on the screen. Check your email for the Unlock Account link.

  4. Unlock MyWisconsin ID Account

    Open the email and click the Unlock MyWisconsin ID Account link.

  5. Authenticate and log in

    You will be prompted to authenticate using your preferred method. After authenticating you will see a message that your account has been unlocked and you can input your password to sign in.