UIC Password

Use your UIC password to access my.UIC student portal, UIC-WiFi, Blackboard, computer labs, and other University resources.

Change password

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Password rules

  • At least 8 characters long
  • At least 1 capital letter, 1 lowercase letter, and 1 number or punctuation character
  • No spaces
  • Not based on your name, netID, or dictionary words
  • No simple repeating patterns
  • Cannot be one that you have used in the past year
  • Passwords must be changed at least once a year. Passwords will expire one year from the most recent password re-set or activation date.

Test your password

Test the strength of your password. The tester runs entirely in the browser and does not transmit your password over the network.

Password managers

Password managers help you store encrypted passwords and manage them using a master password. Use a password manager.

Forgot your password?

Use emergency email or challenge and response to reset your password.

Password recovery

Set up password recovery now so that you are protected if you ever forget your UIC password. Don't remember if you set up password recovery? Check it now.

Activate your UIC netID

Activate your UIC netID to set up your own password, password recovery, and create accounts.

Don't share your password

UIC will never ask you to send your password in email.