Click Get Started in the relevant program page: Ascend (colleges), Catalyze (education leaders), or Elevate (K-12), to determine the best action steps for you.
Individuals invited to register can follow the link in the invitation email. Then, complete the steps below for the appropriate option.
Note: Individuals who registered before August 2021 must create a new account.
Select if your organization uses Google Workspace / Gmail; password is not required.
Click Sign in with Google
Type in your work-related Google email address and password. If you are already logged into Google, this step will be skipped.
Google will authenticate your credentials and you will directly login to Ascend, Catalyze, or Elevate.
Select if your organization does not use Google Workspace / Gmail or you prefer to not use Google Authentication.
Click Sign in with email
Type in your email and click Next
Type in your first name, last name, and create a password. Click Save
Locate the verification email from PERTS (firstname.lastname@example.org) in your email inbox
Verify your email address by clicking the link in the verification email
Click Continue to access your account