Faculty and Staff: USNH Password Reset – Remote Password Change for all Campuses

Per USNH policy, employees are required to change their passwords to meet the new USNH Password Policy  Once in compliance with the new policy, passwords must be changed annually. Any accounts that are not in compliance with the USNH Password Policy may be locked in order to secure your personal and instructional data.


Note: These instructions are intended for all USNH faculty and staff using either Windows or an Apple (MacOS) Desktop or Laptop. Most MacOS users will use the same password change process, but do not need to lock and unlock the device. Also note that these instructions can be performed from any location not on Campus.

You may change your password at any time, but USNH IT Password policy requires a change once per year. Certain circumstances may force you to change your password earlier, like a phishing scam.

  1. Open a browser (Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox) and type (or copy and paste) the following URL into the address bar, depending on what campus you work at. This will take you to the password change site for your campus
  2. Password change instructions based on campus - * NOTE: It is important that you follow all the steps listed in this script. Failure to continue to step 3 may result in an account lock-out*
  3. After you change your password, user these steps to update any saved passwords on your devices, and to synchronize your initial login password.  Failing to clear old passwords may result in being locked out of your account
    • Windows users click here
    • Apple (MacOS) users click here
  4. If you have questions or any problems changing your password please contact the ET&S Help Desk team on your local campus, Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 5:00pm




Article ID: 2360
Thu 7/23/20 4:35 PM
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