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AccountID / Z-ID & Password

Your Employee AccountID & Password

AccountID

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.  

Password

Your initial password

Your initial password is your birthdate in YYYYMmmDD format. It allows only 5 logins.

  • Mmm is the first 3 characters of the Month.
  • Example: January 1, 1993 = 1993Jan01

Change your initial password right away at password.niu.edu
Passwords expire every 365 days.

Change your password

You can change your password at any time at password.niu.edu.

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