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Reset EKU Password

Employees | Students

EMPLOYEES: To reset your password

Method 1: EKU Direct-Current Employees ONLY    (Creating a Strong Password)

  1. Log in to EKU Direct.
  2. Click the Personal Information tab.
  3. Click the Change Active Directory Password (Faculty, Staff, Student, Blackboard & Email) link 
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  4. Select the account you want to reset, in the event you have more than one listed.
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  5. Type your new password in the New Password and Confirm Password box then click the Reset Password button. 
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  6. Make sure to change your password on all mobile devices, in settings, for email, wireless and Lync.

Method 2 (If you still know your current password): Reset Your Password in OWA      (Creating a Strong Password)

  1. Log in to owa.eku.edu.
  2. Select wheel\gear in top right corner.
  3. Select Change password.
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  4. Type your current password in the Current password box, a new password in the New password box, and repeat that in the Confirm new password box.  Then hit the save button.
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  5. Make sure to change your password on all mobile devices, in settings, for email, wireless and Lync.

Method 3: Account Recovery-Reset Password

Method 4: Call IT Service Desk

  1. If you prefer to, you can call the IT Service Desk to reset your password: 859.622.3000.
  2. Make sure to change your password on all mobile devices, in settings, for email, wireless and Lync.

 

STUDENTS: To reset your password

Method 1: If you know your old password (Creating a Strong Password)

  1. Visit myMail login page.
  2. Select Change Your Password button
    Change My Password button
  3. Enter all information: Username, Old Password, New Password, Re-type new password.  NOTE: Current password requirements are listed on the left side of the page
    Change Password Screen
  4. Select Change Password button

Method 2: If you do not know your password (Creating a Strong Password)

  1. Login to EKU Direct.
  2. Under the Personal Information tab, select Change Active Directory Password (Faculty, Staff, Student, Blackboard & Email)
    Under the Personal Information tab, select Change Active Directory Password (Faculty, Staff, Student, Blackboard & Email)
  3. Enter new password and confirm new password
    Enter new password and confirm new password then click reset password button
  4. Click the Reset Password button

Method 3: Account Recovery-Reset Password

Method 4: Call IT Service Desk

  1. If you prefer to, you can call the IT Service Desk to reset your password: 859-622-3000.
  2. Make sure to change your password on all mobile devices-email, wireless, etc.

 

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