Change your password

You are using your password for the ORU account when logging in to, for example, Studentforum and Blackboard.

Do you want to change the password för Wifi, follow this link

Your password must:

  • contain between 8 and 64 characters
  • contain different types of characters (numbers, lowercase letters, UPPERCASE LETTERS and special characters)
  • contain 8 unique characters

You may well select a password containing more than 12 characters. The password must then contain at least 2 types of characters, for example BaaBaaBlackSheep (Note! Do not use this particular password as it is being used as an example).

If you opt for a password shorter than 13 characters, it must contain at least 3 types of characters, for example El3ph4nt! (Note! Do not use this particular password as it is being used as an example).

The following characters are permitted:

  • A – Z
  • a – z
  • 0 – 9
  • Special characters: ! ” # $ % & ’ ( ) * + , - . / : ; < = > ? [ \ ] ^ _ ` { | } ~ and space

Your password should NOT:

  • be identical or similar to your last name.
  • be linked to personal data such as your name, personal identity number or telephone number.
  • be made up of a common combination of characters.
  • consist of only one single word.