How to Sign Up for Patriot Pass for Former Employee


If you previously worked at George Mason University, please follow the steps below to sign up for your Patriot Pass.

  1. Multiple password reset options are available. View the available options on Patriot Pass Password Management. Note: If you are a returning employee and remember your G Number and Patriot Web PIN, follow the steps below to activate your Mason Username (NetID). If you have difficulty, please contact the ITS Support Center at 703-993-8870 or via email at
  2. The ITS Support Center will contact you approximately 1 business day after receiving your form. The ITS Support Center will provide you with a G Number.
  3. Follow the steps below to activate your Limited Access NetID, password, and get a Patriot Pass Account.

Activate Limited Access NetID

Step 1

To activate your Limited Access NetID, password, and get a Patriot Pass Account, visit the Patriot Pass Password Management website.

Step 2

On the Welcome screen, select option 1, Activate Patriot Pass Account, and click here.

Step 3

On the Get Your Mason Username (NetID) and Password screen, enter your G Number and your PIN/Claim Code, then click Login.

Step 4

Your Limited Access NetID will be displayed on the Your NetID screen. Record or memorize it. Click Continue.

Step 5

On the User Verification screen, you will be informed as to the last time you changed your password. Click Continue.

Step 6

Next, you will access the Change/Enter Answers to Password Security Questions screen. Complete all of the answers, then click Save.

Step 7

On the Pick a Patriot Pass Password screen, enter your new password, per the Guidelines for Password Selection, then click Save Password.

Step 8

The Verification screen will indicate that your password has been updated.

You have now set up your Patriot Pass account. You can now use your Limited Access NetID and Patriot Pass password to access Patriot Web Self Service.

Note: You will only receive a Limited Access NetID, and it will only allow you to log into Patriot Web Self Service.