myStrengths Portal Instructions

For returning myStrengths users

These instructions are for Purdue Students, Faculty, and Staff who have already taken the Clifton StrengthsFinder Assessment (StrengthsQuest, Gallup Strengths, etc.) and need to import their results into the myStrengths Web Portal.

Step 1: Access the myStrengths portal at www.purdue.edu/mystrengths. Enter your Purdue (Career Account) username and password.

Note: The portal utilizes two-factor authentication so you will have to use Boilerkey.

Step 2: Enter the information requested and click “Create Account”

Note: The username and password will be unique to this site. Use your Purdue Career Account for your username (your Purdue email without “@purdue.edu”). The full email will be prepopulated so you will need to delete “@purdue.edu”. If you get an error message related to the username, choose another username of your choice. (The error means someone has used this username in the global Gallup system).

Example: boilermaker@purdue.edu would use “boilermaker” as the username. Choose any password (minimum 5 characters).

 

Image of the MyStrengths Registration Info Required

 

Step 3: Click on the green “Let’s go!” button. Do Not click on the “Sign In” button.

 

myStrengths Dashboard

 

Step 4: Select your preferred language. Click “Continue”.

 

Select Your Language Preferences - MyStrengths Portal

 

Step 5: If you have already taken the assessment, select “Copy your results from a time…” Click “Continue”.

Note: If you were given access to the portal and have already taken the assessment, please DO NOT take the assessment again. Taking the assessment costs us $10 per assessment and will negatively impact our ability to provide the assessment for free for incoming students.

 

Select Take the Clifton StrengthsFinder Assessment

 

Step 6: Select “Username/Password combination…” and click “Continue”.

Note: If you have taken the Assessment and need to import your Strengths data, you will need you username and login you used to take the assessment. If you do not know your Gallup Strengths (Finder, Quest, etc.) username and password you can get them by going to: http://www.strengthsquest.com/home.aspx and click “Cannot access account? Click for account assistance” and follow instructions.

 

Access your previous assessment screenshot

 

Step 7: Enter your username and password for Gallup Strengths (Finder, Quest, etc.). Click “Continue”.

Enter username and password combination screen capture

 

Step 8: Confirm your Top 5 Themes/stengths and click "Continue".

 

Confirm your Top 5 Themes/Strengths screen capture

 

Congratulations! You now have access to the myStrengths Online Portal! This was a onetime process. When you access the portal in the future (www.purdue.edu/mystrengths), you will use your Purdue (Career Account) Username and Password as you did on the very first page.

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