How do I change the password for my student or employee account?

There are two ways to change your password.

1. Log onto a CWI domain computer with your current username and password.

  • Once logged on, press CTRL+ALT+DEL.
  • In the Windows Security window, click Change Password
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What's my username and password?

Each student will have one username and password to access campus computers, Blackboard, and student email. The initial password is temporary, you MUST change your initial password before you can access Blackboard or student email. The account is as follows:


Where can I get technical help?

Visit the online help desk for help with access, wireless, Blackboard, myCWI, e-mail, computer labs and more or call 208.562.3444.

How do I set up multi-factor authentication for my CWI account?

After Information Technology has activated multi-factor authentication (MFA) on your CWI account, you will be prompted to follow the attached screens to add your security verification. This could occur through multiple ways (e.g., Microsoft Outlook, Skype, OneDrive, Teams, etc.). ...