Okta - Enroll in Okta Verify

陈奕余Created at:Jan 11, 2023 12:36:41Updated at:Feb 22, 2024 09:29:39

Wenzhou MFA Authenticator setup: Wenzhou MFA Authenticator setup : Kean University

Okta - Add or Remove MFA Options: Okta - Add or Remove MFA Options : Kean University


  • 安装和使用

        请务必用自己的手机下载okta verify。用哪个手机扫二维码,就绑定在哪个设备上。

        如果是iOS系统,可以直接在App Store里下载okta verify;如果是安卓系统,请下载下方的附件。

  • Installation and use

            Be sure to download okta verify from your own mobile phone. Whichever phone you use to scan the QR code is bound to which device.

        For iOS, you can download okta verify from the App Store. If it's Android, please download the attachment.

  • 关于解除绑定

        Okta - Add or Remove MFA Options:   解除绑定的说明:








       如果因为各种原因,最终无法收到验证码,请携带设备以及校园卡/学生证,和身份证到SLAC 314办公室,现场身份认证后,再重置Okta/Google Authenticator账号。

  • About unbinding

        If Okta is bound to someone else's mobile phone, do not let that person delete the account in his mobile phone. The right method is to enter https://sso.kean.edu/enduser/settings to remove the binding, and then bind to your own mobile phone.

        If, for any reason, you are unable to receive the verification code, please bring your campus /student /ID card and device to the SLAC 314 office. WKU IT will help reset your Okta/Google Authenticator account.


Kean University has partnered with Okta, a world leader in identity and access management (IAM), to provide a seamless and secure login experience to Kean resources and services.

Benefits of using Okta Single Sign-On (SSO) include: 

  • Provides a secure set of credentials that allow for access to multiple applications, saving you valuable time when repeatedly accessing the same services. 

  • Provides additional security features and functionality like multi-factor authentication methods, and secure mobile device verifications.

  • And much, much more! 

How do I enroll? 

Enrolling your device in Okta only takes a few steps. Visit https://sso.kean.edu to begin the enrollment process, we suggest using a device other than your mobile phone as you will need to download the Okta verify app and scan a QR code during this process. You'll be greeted with a sign-in page and will need to enter your Kean username (Kean Google Email ID) and password.

If you have any issues with the sign-up process, please contact the OCIS Help Desk at 908-737-6000.

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Step 1: Download the Mobile App

  • After you have logged in, you will be prompted to set up your mobile device as your second authentication factor powered by Okta Verify.

  • You'll need to download and install the Okta Verify app to complete the installation.

Please Note

  • Okta Verify is compatible with iPhone, iPad (iOS 14+), and Android (Android 8.0+) platforms.

  • Please download Okat Verify through Apple Store for your iPhone.

  • Please scroll down to the bottom of this page to download Okat Verify for your Android iPhone.


Step 2: Log in to SSO

  • You will be presented with a QR code that you will need to scan in from your Okta Verify App.


Step 3 - Add Kean Account to Okta Verify

  • Open your Okta Verify app and go through the initial welcome screen, then select "Add Account".

  • Select "Organization"

  • Finally, scan the QR code 


Step 4 - Giving Okta Access

  • If prompted, grant access to the Okta Verify app to use the camera

  • To ensure you receive notifications from the Okta Verify app select "Allow Notifications"


Please Note

The Okta Verify App can only be linked to one device at a time

Step 5 - Security images 

After you've enrolled your device you will need to choose a security image on the enrollment webpage you began the process from. Click the security image you'd like to use and then select "Create My Account". You have now successfully set up your Okta account!



  • Okta verify system belong to Kean US. WKU IT do not have permission to operater it. Please follow the instruction below to contact Kean US for help if you still have Okta problems.


    Kean US HELPDESK number:   (001) 908-737-6000

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