You are assigned an AccountID when you are hired. It is permanent.
Look up your AccountID in the Directory - your email address starts with your AccountID.
You are given an initial password based on your birthdate in YYYYMmmDD format. It allows only 3 logins.
See your initial password
Change your initial password before it expires at password.niu.edu.
You can change your password at any time.Note: Your password expires every 130 days.
Need help? ITS Helpdesk.
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NIU requires that student employees use their employee account for all work-related duties and their student account for all student-related activities.
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