Wildcat Username and Password Creation
If you already
know your current password and just
want to change it,
Generating a Temporary Password
To get a temporary password go to Get Temporary Password
Enter your birthday and social security number in the format shown
no dashes or spaces in the social security number
Click the Continue button (this process may need to be repeated a number of times)
The next screen will provide your Wildcat username and a temporary password
Highlight and copy the temporary password - (highlight and then press Ctrl-C to copy)
Next click the
button to proceed to the Password
Self Service page
Entering the Password Self-Service Portal
At the Password
Self-Service Login screen, enter
your Wildcat username and
Click the Login button
Once you get logged in you will have the option to change your password or setup up new challenge responses to use in the even that you forget your password.
Changing the Temporary Password
To proceed with
changing your temporary password to
a new password of your choosing,
Type in a new password which meets the minimum requirements listed above in the Password Self-Service Portal - (minimum 8 characters with at least 1 uppercase, 1 lowercase, and 1 number). You will also need to make your password different than one you have used recently or it will give you this error: "Password not unique".
Retype the new password and click the Submit button.
If the "Change Password" button is unclickable check for an error message on the page pertaining to your password.
If the password was successfully changed, it will say "Password Changed" at the top.
Remember to click Logout in the upper right corner.
**Remember --- Passwords expire and need to be changed every 4 months.