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Change your Goucher account password

How to change/reset your Password through Office365

Change your password from the Office365 portal

  1. Go to https://office.goucher.edu and sign in with your Microsoft ID (ex. josmi001@goucher.edu) and Goucher password. If you are already signed in, skip to Step 3.

    Office365 Login Page

  2. If this is your first time signing in to Office365, or you have not yet registered for Multi-Factor Authentication , you will be prompted to set up your verification methods. Please see our Knowledgebase article on MFA setup for details.

    Setting up Multi-Factor Authentication

  3. Once logged in, click on the Settings icon in the top right then select the “Change your password” option.

    Change your password

  4. Once you enter your current password, enter in your new password within the boxes provided. If your password is not accepted, please see our Password FAQs page for password criteria.

Change password window

Change your password from your Outlook inbox

  1.  Go to https://www.outlook.com/goucher.edu to sign in with your current Microsoft ID (ex. josmi001@goucher.edu and Goucher password.
  2. Then, go to your Profile in the top right and click on View Account. In the new window that opens, go to the Password tile and select Change password

    Password tile

  3. Once you enter your current password, enter in your new password within the boxes provided. If your password is not accepted, please see our Password FAQs page for password criteria.

    Change password window

Reset your password from the Office365 login page

  1. Go to https://office.goucher.edu and enter in your Microsoft ID (ex. josmi001@goucher.edu)
  2. Choose the “Forgot my password” option

    Forgot my password reset

  3. In the next window, enter in your Microsoft ID and the characters in the picture to recover your account. You can also access this page directly to reset your password.

    Account Recovery

  4. Select the verification method to confirm access to your account.

    Verification methods

  5. Reset your Goucher password. If your password is not accepted, please review our password criteria on the Password Management FAQs page.

    Reset password

If you are unable to reset your password using the Office 365 reset password link, please contact the Helpdesk for assistance at 410-337-6322

 

Need further assistance? First check out the Password Management FAQs page.

Resetting Your Default Keychain Password

Mac Users should update their keychain passwords any time they update their Goucher password.  This step is necessary for Mac users if they want to avoid losing any other saved non-Goucher passwords that are stored in their keychain.

To Reset your default keychain password on Mac OS X 10.4, Mac OS X 10.5, and Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard or later:

1.       Open Keychain Access, which is in the Utilities folder within the Applications folder.

2.       From the Keychain Access menu, choose Preferences.

3.       Click General, then click Reset My Default Keychain.

4.       Authenticate with your new Goucher login password.

5.       Quit Keychain Access.

6.       Restart your computer.

Password Management: One-Stop Solution for Password Change

Information Technology’s Password Management site has a new look and great new features. The site now offers the following:

  • Set up your own alternative ways to confirm identity
  • Multiple options to retrieve/reset current password
  • Ability to unlock account

In order to use Password Management successfully, you will need to do the following:

  1. Go to http://password.goucher.edu or use the link from the www.goucher.edu/it Quick links page.
  2. If you’ve never registered on this new site before, you will need to do so now before you can reset/change your password. Click the Enrollment Recovery link on the page.
  3. You will be prompted to enter your current Goucher username and password.
  4. Once logged in, follow the prompts to enter your alternative identity verification options. Please note, you do not need to enter an alternative phone number and email address but you must provide answers to security questions.
  5. Once complete, you can then return to the Password Management page and then click the Recovery Center link to follow the prompts to change your password.

Need further assistance? First check out the Password Management FAQs page.