Microsoft 365: Change your password via SSPR


This article provides step-by-step instructions on how to change your password using the Microsoft 365 Self-Service Password Reset (SSPR). 

For instructions on resetting your password, thus you know your password but want to change it, see Microsoft 365: Reset your password via SSPR

IMPORTANT: When you Reset or Change your password via Microsoft 365 Self-Service Password Reset it immediately changes the password for other systems, like MyRIC, Blackboard, and Starfish


Approximate time to complete steps: 3 - 7 minutes.

What Is Needed To Change Your Password:


Steps to Change Password with SSPR:

  1. Once signed in, select the Privacy option in the left pane of your My Sign-Ins site (screenshot right).
  2. Select the option Change Password shown in the Password tile (screenshot below)
  3. In order:
    1. Enter your current password (under Old password)
    2. Enter your new password twice (under Create new password and Confirm new password)
    3. Click Submit