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NU Password Management
NU Password Management
Password Management Profile
Use the options on this page to set up your profile or change your password.

Note: 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:

NU System Login
When prompted for your NU System Login, do not include "@northwestu.edu".

Password Management Profile

Start here.
Use this option if you know your current password and have not yet set up your profile.  You will be walked through the process of creating security questions, and adding a mobile phone number or alternate e-mail address.

Update Your Profile

Use this option to update your security questions, mobile phone number, or alternate e-mail address that were entered when you set up your profile.

Reset Your Password

Passwords expire after six months.  Be sure to change yours often!

Use this option to reset or change your password using one of the methods entered when you set up your profile.  If you haven't set up your Password Management Profile, you'll need to contact the IT Help Desk (see above) to have an expired or lost password manually reset.

Complexity Requirements

Student and employee passwords must meet the following complexity requirements when a new password is set.  Your password must...