Password Change

Mars Hill College
Network/E-mail Login ID
Change Password


To change your email/network password from the internet or if it is expired:

Remember: The account you use to logon to the MHC network and check email is the same account.

When you change your password you will use the new password to logon to email AND to logon to the MHC network from a Computer Lab or other college owned system.

This does not change any other account passwords (such as IQ.Web)

Step One

Login to computer using your current username and password

To change your password; Use the 3 key combination of Ctrl+Alt+Delete

This will bring up the Windows Security dialog Box

Select Change Password

The dialog box will open with your User name and Domain information.

Enter the below information:
Old Password (enter your old password)
New Password (see note)
Confirm New password (reenter your new password)

*Note:  Your new password:

Must be at least 8 characters in length and include at least three of these categories: lower case letters, upper case letters, numbers, and special characters. Please note that the letters in your password are case-sensitive.

Cannot repeat any of your previous 10 passwords

Cannot contain your account or full name

Your password is valid for a maximum of 90 days

You must wait a minimum of 7 days to change your password again

Select OK to complete the process.
If You Don't Remember Your Password:
Contact the Helpdesk @ ext 1444