How do I change my Yellowjackets email password?

Author: BHSU Communications/Thursday, September 10, 2015/Categories: 2015



Setting up your security questions



   Type the following address into your web browser - https://account.bhsu.edu

   At  the login screen, enter your email address and your current email password

   If this is your fist time logging into the password self-service portal, you will have to set four security questions

   

       Make sure you remember what your answer are, you will need these to reset a forgotten password

       Also, try to pick questions that are not commonly known by other people

   

   

   After entering your answers, click "Save Responses"

   On the next screen, make sure you spelled everything correctly and select "Confirm Responses"

   Press "Continue" on the next screen



Changing your password



   Now that you have entered your security questions you should be at a screen that has several account related options

   Select the "Change Password" link

   On the next screen, you need to enter your current email password

   On the following screen, enter your new password

   

       The page will give you restrictions on what your password must contain in order to meet the minimum requirements

       Note: you can click the "Auto-generate a new password" link to get a list of strong passwords, but make sure not to forget what it is

   

   

   Once you have entered your new password int he "New Password" and "Confirm Password" fields, select the "Change Password" button



How to reset a forgotten password



   Navigate to https://account.bhsu.edu

   Select the "Forgotten Password" link in the middle of the page

   Enter your BHSU email address and your date of birth making sure to follow the MMDDYYYY format

   Answer the questions on the following page

   Enter your new password in the "New Password" and "Confirm Password" fields, select the "Change Password" button

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