NESC Password Policy
Posted by Shannon Mattila on 26 March 2019 02:22 PM
Password protection requirements for users:
  • Never reveal a password over the phone to anyone
  • Never reveal a password in an email message
  • Never reveal a password to your supervisor
  • Never talk about a password in front of others
  • Never hint at the format of a password (e.g.  "my family name")
  • Never reveal a password on questionnaires or security forms
  • Never share a password with family members
  • Never reveal a password to co-workers
  • Never write down your password; instead, memorize it
  • Never keep a list of user IDs and passwords in your office
  • Never misrepresent yourself by using another person’s user ID and password

If you feel that your password has been compromised, please change it immediately. For assistance with changing your password, please contact

For instructions to change your computer/email login: Change Domain Password on Windows