Account creation, Seat Accounts, Password Resets, Account Name Changes

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Changing Your Login Shell

Instructions for changing your shell

Changing your Michigan Tech Password

Instructions to change your Michigan Tech password

Managing your Michigan Tech Account at

How to manage your account information, recover your password, and update your profile

Michigan Tech Account Center (

How to login to and use the Michigan Tech Account Center.

New Employee Account Creation and Access Request/Removal

Explanation of how different employee accounts are created and the process for requesting and removing different types of access.

Password Guidelines

Password Tips

Password Recovery Favorite

Instructions for password recovery

Processing Refunds in Touchnet

Instructions for processing full and partial refunds in Touchnet

Recovering Your Account Name

How to Recover your Username

Recovering Your Password Using Secret Questions

How to use your secret questions to recover your password

Requesting ASPIRE Access

Where to find more information about ASPIRE, and how to request access

Reset Linux (RHEL7) Keyring

Unlocking or deleting a keyring (credentials store) in Linux

Resetting a Banner Password

Link to the Banner password reset page.

Running TouchNet Reports

How to run a report in Touchnet

Searching for TouchNet Transactions

How to search through Touchnet transactions to look for order information, dates, charges, and other details

Setting up a Mobile Phone to Recover Your Password or Account Name

How to Enter Your Mobile Phone Number to Recover your Username or Password

Setting Up Secret Questions for Password Recovery

How to set up secret questions to recover your Michigan Tech password.

Steps to Secure a Compromised Account

How to reclaim a compromised account

Student status and system access

Guidelines for how long a student retains access after graduating or leaving the university.