Office of Technology

Non-Expired Password Reset

Below are instructions to change a NON-EXPIRED Lewis University password for myCampus portal, Lewis email, Blackboard, Campus Anyware and network connectivity. Please change your password prior to its expiration. Your password should be of medium complexity with the following criteria:

  • Must be at least 8 characters in length.
  • Must contain at least one Upper Case letter.
  • Must contain at least one Lower Case letter.
  • Must contain at least one Number.
  • Must contain at least one Special Character.
  • Your password is case sensitive.
  • Cannot include first name, last name or username.
  • Passwords are case sensitive.
  • Passwords can be reset once every 24 hours.
  • Passwords can be repeated after 5 resets.
  • Passwords expire every 180 Days.

If you need assistance in changing your password, please contact the Help Desk at (815) 836-5950.

Current Students

  • Using myCampus Portal
    • Go to myCampus.lewisu.edu.
    • Enter you current Email/Network Username and Password
    • You will be notified if your password is due to expire or has expired and a link will be provided to reset your password.
    • If you successfully log in but want to change your password, follow the instructions below:
      • Sign in to myCampus using your current email/ network username and password.
      • Mouse over “Menu” (upper right corner).
      • Click “My Account”.
      • From the left pane, click “Reset Password”.
      • Enter and verify your new password .
      • Click “OK”.
  • Using MyMail
    • Go to mymail.lewisu.edu
    • Click on “Click here to change your login password if you are a student or alumni.”
    • Enter your email/network username.
    • Enter your current email/network password.
    • Enter and verify your new password.

Faculty/Staff/Resource Mailboxes

  • Using a wired connection on Campus:
    • Do a CTRL/ALT/DEL.
    • Click on Change a password.
    • Enter your current password.
    • Enter and confirm your new password.
  • Off Campus or Using a Wireless connection:
    • Login to webmail.lewisu.edu using your current email/network username/password.
    • Click on Options
    • Click on Change your password.
    • Enter your current password.
    • Enter and confirm your new password.

Alumni

  • Using MyMail
    • Go to mymail.lewisu.edu
    • Click on “Click here to change your login password if you are a student or alumni.”
    • Enter your email/network username.
    • Enter your current email/network password.
    • Enter and verify your new password.