NU Information Technology Office

Supporting the Northwest University community with excellence in technology and extraordinary service.

Change or Reset Your Password

  • Your NU password must be at least 12 characters long.
    We recommend using a phrase — multiple words separated by spaces — to make it easier to remember.
  • If you have not logged into any NU system in over two months, you must contact the IT Help Desk to have your password manually reset.

Find Answers

Search the Information Technology Frequently Asked Questions here:

New and Noteworthy Items

  • Kirkland Campus Wi-Fi
    Get instructions for connecting to the right wireless network while on campus.
  • Web Browser Compatibility
    Most websites don’t require anything special, but this page lists the functionality that’s browser-specific.
  • Printing Services Dashboard
    Students and employees can now submit and view progress of print orders in one central location.
  • ID Card Information
    Student and employee ID cards got a makeover.  Check out the details…
  • Software Deals
    NU students and employees are eligible to download the latest software titles, including Microsoft Windows 10 and Office 2016, Parallels Desktop, SPSS, and more.

Computer & Software Deals

Dell University
Microsoft Software


These software deals are offered and managed by Kivuto.
If you have any questions about the order process or need support, please view their help page.