Alliant Account - Password Reset

Password policy 
To ensure account security, Alliant International University's password policy requires all users to change their respective passwords every 180 days. 
This password change will impact the Alliant network, Email (OWA), and Moodle/Canvas. 
 
The new password must have 12 digits and contain one upper case letter, one lower case letter, one number, and one special character (i.e. &, $,*). You cannot use any of your five previous passwords. 
    
Your online accounts, computer files, and personal information are more secure when you use strong passwords to help protect them. For more information on strong passwords, visit 
http://www.microsoft.com/security/default.aspx . 
 
 

First Time Login:
If you are logging into the Alliant systems for the first time, you will have received an e-mail with instructions to change your password.   

The link below will allow first-time Alliant users to reset their passwords: 
https://account.activedirectory.windowsazure.com/ChangePassword.aspx 

Password Expiration: 
If you have been able to login to your account before and have not forgotten your password, your password may have expired.  
To ensure account security, Alliant International University's password policy requires all users to change their respective passwords every 180 days.   

You may use the below link to reset your password. 
https://account.activedirectory.windowsazure.com/ChangePassword.aspx 
 

Change your password from the Office 365 portal 

Use this method if you normally access your applications through the Office portal: 

  1. Sign in to your Office 365 account with your current credentials.

  1. Select your profile icon on the upper-right side, and then select My account. 

  1. Select Manage Security & privacy > Password. 

  1. Enter your old password, create new password, confirm new password, and then select Submit.  

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For assistance contact the IT Help Desk at (858) 635-4357, option 1 or email ithelp@alliant.edu 

 


Forgot your password?  (If you have fill out your security question click this link)
 https://help.alliant.edu/customer/portal/articles/2958639-alliant-self-service-password-reset-instructions-


How to Register for self-service password reset​
https://help.alliant.edu/customer/portal/articles/2958645-register-for-self-service-password-reset-
 

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