Reset Your Password

Start here if you’ve never accessed your account.

To reset or change your password, you must first have registered with the self-service reset system. You must know your password to complete this step.

Reset your forgotten or expired password, or simply change it.

Need help? Contact the Support Desk at 626-2283 or help@northern.edu, or stop by TC 148.

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PASSWORD REQUIREMENTS
  • Must be 8 characters in length
  • Must contain at least three of the following four character sets:
    • Lower case letters
    • Upper case letters
    • Numbers
    • Special characters
  • May not contain any part of your username
PRINTABLE INSTRUCTIONS
  • Click here for printable password retrieval instructions

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  • Receiving message that the site doesn't allow password writeback
  • The user ID entered doesn't exist
Student Password Retrieval