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APS User Password

Learn how to reset your APS User Password and other information about password requirements.

PW Reset is a portal for APS users to update their user password and profile.

Changing Your Password

  1. Go to
  2. Click on Change Password
  3. Enter your current username and password (e.g. e123456, MyPa$$word)
  4. Enter your new password in the Password and Confirm fields
  5. Click Submit

Password Requirements

APS Staff & Faculty

Your new password must: 

  • Have a minimum length of 8 characters
  • NOT include your first or last name
  • Use 3 of the following 4 characters (Complexity):
    • Uppercase character (e.g., A‐Z)
    • Lowercase character (e.g., a‐z)
    • Numeric character (0-9)
    • Non-alphanumeric character such as @, $, !, etc. 

Additional Information About Passwords

  • You're required to change your password every 365 days.
  • You will not be able to reuse your previous 4 passwords.
  • You may only change your password once per day.
  • Your account will be locked after 20 failed login attempts and you will have to wait 15 minutes before you can try again. 
  • New employees must change their password before logging into APS systems.