Password Change for Computer Accounts

To change or synchronize the password for your IST computer accounts:

This page is intended as a guide that explains how to change your U of M Computer Accounts Passwords.

If you've lost or forgotten your password, please see the lost/forgotten passwords page.

  1. Login to iridium (IST's computer account management system), by visiting:

    If you've never logged into Iridium before, you can login with your Jump passwords.
  2. Click on the "profile" tab, where you will be brought to the "Change Password" screen.
    Follow the on-screen instructions

    Note: If you received a message "Account is already in use by Iridium", you must wait a FULL 10 minutes and then proceed to change your password.

Choosing a Password
It's important that you choose a good password and keep it private. Doing so prevents other people from using your account to post false messages under your name or perform other illegal activities.


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