3. Logging on to Your Account
In order to register as an ALEKS user, you must purchase a monthly
subscription to ALEKS. When you register with ALEKS, your name
is entered into the database and records of your progress are kept.
If the ALEKS plug-in has not been installed on the computer being
used for registration, it will be installed automatically as part of
Here are concise instructions for accessing your ALEKS account.
You always log on from the ALEKS website:
If you are typing this URL by hand, pay careful attention to the spelling
"aleks." For your convenience, add a "Bookmark" or "Favorite"
at this location.
Figure 1: The ALEKS Website
On the login page, enter your Login Name and Password provided at the
time of registration. Be sure to type these correctly, without any
spaces or punctuation.
Your Login Name and Password can be typed with upper- or lower-case
letters. Neither may contain spaces or punctuation. If you forget your
Login Name or Password, use the link on the ALEKS home page marked
"Did you forget your password?" If you entered an email address at
registration time and you remember your Login Name, your Password will be
sent to you by email. Otherwise, contact ALEKS Corporation Customer Support at http://support.aleks.com. It is a good
idea to change your Password to one you will remember easily but is
difficult for others to guess
If you enter your Login Name and Password correctly, your browser will
begin accessing the plug-in to start ALEKS. This takes a few seconds.
You will then come to the place you left off in your previous ALEKS
session, or begin using ALEKS as a first-time user.
NOTE. If you do not have a current plug-in, one will be installed. Do not
interrupt this process until a message appears saying that the
installation is complete. Then you will need to quit your web browser
("Exit," "Close," or "Quit" under the "File" menu), open your
web browser again, and go back to the ALEKS website (use