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