Change my employee password


After changing your password you will be required to log in again to all services and apps which use your CIA account.

It may take up to 30 minutes for all systems to recognize your new password.

You will not be able to use a previous password

Choose your Location for the appropriate instructions

On Campus

The recommended password change method for staff and faculty is to be on campus and logged into the network. The following steps will update your password across all network accounts. Other methods may cause syncing to fail between systems.


Ctrl + Alt + Del security screen

While on campus and logged into your computer:

  1. Press together Ctrl + Alt + Del to open the security screen.
  2. Select ‚'Change a password'
  3. Enter your OLD password
  4. Enter your NEW password
  5. Confirm your NEW password

Windows may prompt you to lock the computer and log in again


While on campus and logged into your computer:

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The password of your macOS user account is also known as your login password. It's the password that you use to log in to your Mac and make certain changes, such as installing software.

Change your password

If you know your password and can use it to log in to your account, you can change your password in Users & Groups preferences:

  1. Choose System Preferences from the Apple menu, then click Users & Groups.
  2. Select your user name from the list of users.
  3. Click the Change Password button, then follow the onscreen instructions.
Off Campus

Password management with Onelogin should only take place when/if

  • You don't have access to the CIA campus network or are only connecting to CIA Guest
  • You need to change your password immediately and are not on campus

To change your password with Onelogin:

  1. In a web browser go to
  2. Log in with your CIA credentials
  3. Select your name in the top right corner
  4. Choose 'Profile'
  5. In the top rectangle next to your email address choose 'Change Password'
  6. Enter your 'Current Password' and enter your new password twice.
  7. Choose 'Save'
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