Access Morehouse Student Portal

Accessing the Morehouse Student Portal

With your Morehouse student identification number (“M Number”) and official Morehouse email address you can use these credentials to log into your personal Morehouse College “MyPortal” account (called Okta), or to check information related to financial aid, student accounts, bill payment, and more. Lastly, be sure to submit your enrollment deposit by logging into your Admission Portal.

Fall 2024 Admitted Students Checklist 

Accessing the Morehouse MyPortal
  1. Click  or type it into your browser.
  2. Create a new and unique password. You’ll first receive an initial password, and then you can change it to something you can remember. 
  3. You should then be able to access your MyPortal account at Type in your username (firstname.lastname) without the “” When you type in your initial password, please make sure you use the “#” followed by the number.
  4. You may also be asked to set up “multifactor authentication,” which is just a way to protect your information by verifying that it is really you who is trying to access your account.

If you need help setting up multifactor authentication, click here for additional information.

Meet the Admissions Team

We’re here to help you take your student’s educational dreams and turn them into reality.  

Paula Resley

Position: Vice President of Admissions
Categories: Admissions, Staff
Contact Paula:

Chief Brand Officer and Vice President of Strategic Communications, Marketing, and Admissions

Descatur “Des” Potier

Descatur “Des” Potier

Position: Executive Director of Admissions
Phone: 470-639-0486
Categories: Admissions, Staff
Contact Des:

Areas of Focus: Pre-collegiate Programs, Transfer Articulation Agreements, Online Admissions, College Access Initiatives, International Student Outreach

Out of State: Arizona, California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming


Michael Gumm

Michael Gumm

Position: Director of Admissions and Recruitment
Phone: 470-637-1379
Categories: Admissions, Staff
Contact Michael:

Areas of Focus: Private School, International Student Process, Morehouse College Admissions – Alumni Volunteer Program and Morehouse College – School Counselor Program

Out of State: Illinois, Rhode Island, Maine, Delaware, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Vermont

Georgia Territories: Rockdale & NE Georgia/Gwinnett County

Other Areas: Private Schools


Antonio McFarland

Antonio McFarland

Position: Associate Director of Admissions for Operations, Processing, and Special Projects
Phone: 470-639-0408
Categories: Admissions, Staff
Contact Antonio:

Areas of Focus: Application Review/Processing, Operations, & Special Projects

Out of State: Alabama, Florida, Kentucky, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina (Home State), Tennessee, Virginia, and Washington, DC.

Georgia: Dekalb, Cherokee, and Douglas Counties