Signing up on Emerson.build

Reviewing the Guidelines

Before you get started, we recommend that you review our information about Choosing a Domain Name.

Please note: Emerson College branding should not be used in any content that you create on Emerson.build. Emerson.build should not be used to publish content that in any way reflects an official position of Emerson College, its departments, organizations, etc. This tool is intended for curricular, personal, and experimental sites only. To learn about options for creating an officially branded website, please contact Web Services (web@emerson.edu).

 

The Sign-Up Process

Once you’ve reviewed the guidelines, you can proceed to the sign-up page.

Click on the top, right hand side where it says Dashboard.

Emerson.build homepage with menu item "Dashboard" circled.

You will be redirected to login for verification. You will use your Emerson username and password to login.

Emerson.build login form via Duo

Create a Free Subdomain

If this is your first time accessing Emerson.build, you’ll be asked to create your free subdomain. Enter in the domain name you want for your website. (*Note: your domain will look like name.emerson.build. ) When you’ve found an available subdomain, click the button labeled Click to Continue.

The Emerson.build registration screen, with a text box.

You will be taken to a screen where you can confirm the domain you’ve chosen and review your contact information. If you’re ready to confirm, click Register Now. Otherwise, you can Start Over or contact us for help with the sign up process.

The Review and Checkout screen, with a button to Start Over or Register Now.

After you click “Register Now,” you will be brought to the cPanel and are on your way to creating your own Emerson.build space!