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Reset EKU Password (Employees Only)

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: 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.

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