Answered By: Laksamee Cave
Last Updated: Oct 23, 2023     Views: 8

Personal account access to The Washington Post uses a “hybrid” model:

  • If you are using a device connected to a campus network, you now have full access at
  • If you are off-campus, follow these steps to create an account for full digital access on any device:
    • 1. Visit to sign-up with your email address. You will (probably) receive a verification email.
    • 2. Click on your name in the upper right-hand corner

    • 3. Click My Post, then click  Manage Account

    • 4. Make sure your email address is Verified, if not, click “Unverified” to be sent a verification email.

    • 5. Once verifiedClick into the Subscription & Billing tab in My Post.

    • 6. Click Activate free digital access

    • Once your account is created, click the Sign In button in the upper right corner of The Washington Post website, log in to your account, and get full access wherever you are.

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