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Changing Your UBITName Password

Learn how to change your UBITName password using the UBITName Manager, a self-service website.

Operating System: All

Applies To: UB students, faculty, staff, alumni, retirees and volunteers

Last Updated: July 12, 2018


  1. Go to the UBITName Manager, a self-service Web page.
  2. Enter your UBITName
  3. Click Continue
  4. Solve the CAPTCHA Security Check
  5. Click Continue
  6. On the Login Options page, choose Log in with my password
  7. Enter your existing password
  8. Click Login
  9. On the Home screen, in the Password Manager box, click the Change password link
  10. After reading the password requirements, type your new password in the New password field.
  11. Type your new password again in the Verify password field
  12. Click Change Password

If your new password did not meet the password requirements, you will receive an error message telling you what the problem was.

Note: The Password strength meter (which changes colors as you type) only indicates how hard your password would be for a malicious computer program to guess. A green bar does not necessarily mean that your choice meets all of the password requirements.

See also

Contact the UBIT Help Center

Have a UBITName? You may also use the UBIT Help Center Online (login required).

(xxx) xxx-xxxx
Use your email ONLY if you have access to it