Create an Account

Create a Cengage account to access your products and set up your course. Create a new Cengage account only if you don't already have one.

Important Don't create a new account if you have an existing account or if you sign in using NGLSync or a learning management system (LMS) such as Blackboard® or Canvas™.
Note If you sign in to your K-12 course through NGLSync, see Create Account (NGLSync).
  1. Go to
  2. Click Create Student Account.
  3. Enter your email address and click Next.
  4. Enter the requested information and select your institution.
  5. Select I agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy and click Next.
    Cengage sends you an activation email.
  6. Open the activation email and click Activate Cengage Account.
    A new window opens.
  7. Set your password.
    Your password must contain:
    • at least 8 characters
    • a lowercase letter
    • an uppercase letter
    • a number

Your account is created.