Mountie Pass - Password Requirements

  • Your new password must be at least 8 characters.
  • Your new password must contain characters from three of the following four categories:
    • 1 uppercase letter (A - Z)
    • 1 lowercase letter (a - z)
    • 1 number (0 - 9)
    • 1 special character (for example: !, $, #, %, _, @)
  • Your previous passwords may not be re-used and will be rejected, please use new passwords.
  • Your new password may not include any three or more consecutive characters from your first or last name, and may not include your full username
    • Example If Monty Mountaineer has the username mmountaineer, the following passwords will not be permitted: tomoun4Rrow (because moun are three or more consecutive letters from Monty’s last name) G0ld3n"mon"ocle (because mon are three consecutive letters from Monty’s first name) 1ammmountaineerletMe!n (because mmountaineer is Monty’s username)
  • Also, please avoid using your date of birth within your password.


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Published date: 05/11/2020 5:14PM
Last updated: 05/11/2020 5:20PM (Eastern Oregon University)
Author: Eastern Oregon University
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