Active Directory Password Change

Due to required system changes, on August 17, 2020 your password to the following systems will be changed to the default.

The systems affected are listed below.  (This change does not affect your SSO or gmail passwords.)

LoynoSecure (wifi)
Microsoft Office 365
vlab.loyno.edu (Loyola's virtual lab)

*Additional systems for faculty and staff use only
fs1 file server (After you change the password, restarting your computer to access this system may be required.)
my apps

You must change your password  before accessing the systems listed above, starting on Monday, August 17th or anytime after.

  1. Go to the AD Password Management portal
  2. Select or enter your full Loyola email address, username@loyno.edu
  3. Enter the AD default password. [first 2 letters of your first name in lowercase, last 4 digits of your social security number, then the letters LU in uppercase (example:  fnXXXXLU)]
  4. On the change password form, enter the default password in the "old password" field. In the next two fields, please enter your desired new password.  Follow the password complexity requirements outlined on the page.

Important - After the password is updated, you will also be required to provide password recovery information. This will give you the ability to change or reset your own password if needed.

Email support@loyno.edu if assistance is needed.