Excelsior University Staff Horizon Portal


Learn how to use Horizon – download the manual (PDF). Still need assistance? contact Staff Help Desk.

Access Horizon


If you have been given a temporary password, please click the button below to change your password.

Change Temporary Password

Forgot your password? Click the button below to reset it.

Reset Forgotten Password


Scheduled system downtime for all systems: Every Wednesday 5:00 – 7:00 a.m. EST

Quarterly system downtime

Quarter 1 (July-Sept) 2nd Saturday in September
Quarter 2 (Oct-Dec) No quarterly downtime
Quarter 3 (Jan-Mar) 3rd Saturday in March
Quarter 4 (Apr-Jun) 3rd Saturday in May

This system is the property of Excelsior University. To protect this system from unauthorized use and to ensure that the system is functioning properly, activities on this system are monitored and recorded and subject to audit. Use of this system constitutes expressed consent to such monitoring and recording. Any unauthorized access or use of this Automated Information System is prohibited and could be subject to criminal and civil penalties.