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

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Changing your login shell

Instructions for changing your login shell in the Michigan Tech Account Center

Changing your Michigan Tech password

How to change your password online in the Michigan Tech Account Center

How to secure a compromised account

If your Michigan Tech account has been compromised, there are some steps you can follow to regain control.

Managing your Michigan Tech account at the Michigan Tech Account Center (

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 resets

Instructions for password resets

Password security

Tips for setting up and maintaining a secure password

Recovering your account name

Steps for recovering your account name (user ID)

Requesting ASPIRE access

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

Resetting a Banner password

Link to the Banner password reset page

Resetting a Linux (RHEL7) keyring

Unlocking or deleting a keyring (credentials store) in Linux

Resetting your password using secret questions

How to use your secret questions to recover your password

Setting up a mobile phone for password or account name recovery

How to set up a mobile phone to recover your password or account name

Setting up secret questions for resetting your password

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

Student status and system access

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

Using a preferred name

Learn how to update your preferred name in Banweb and where it will take effect.