Password Management

Password Management

Service

Description: 

When you are new to the NWU and receive your NWU number, your password is set to your RSA ID number, or in the case of international students, your passport number. You then have to change your password.

Your password expires every 90 days.  This is the password you use in conjunction with your NWU# to gain access to the majority of IT services.

Cost: 
Free
This Service is Available to: 
Staff
Students
Guest

Service Targets

Inclusions: 

To see what login and password is required for a service, look under the "User Responsibility" column for the specific service in the IT Service Catalogue.

Prerequisites: 

Staff and Students must present their NWU card when requesting a password change at the Campus IT Service Desk.

User Responsibilities

How to request this service: 

Use the password self-service:

OR

How to report a problem with the service: 

Other Resources