Passwords: What are the RHS Password Requirements

RHS Password Requirements:

  • At least 8 characters in length
  • Include at least: one capital letter, one lowercase letter and one number
  • Cannot reuse a previous password
  • Passwords expire and must be changed every 90 days

 Other Password-Related Information:

  • Never share your username or password with anyone -
    • Instead, submit an Access Request Form (ARF) to Information Services to properly request access / login for them.
  • Each time you change your password, be sure to enter your new password on any mobile device on which you are syncing email, calendar or contact information.
  • Technical support staff will never ask for your password via phone or email.
  • If you can't remember all your passwords, keep hints in a safe place, accessible only to you.
    • Never write down your complete username and password.
  • All RHS users must register for the password self-service system to manage their RHS Network login. For more information and registration instructions, please visit http://is.rhs.msu.edu/faqbook/passwords-how-to-sign-up-rhs-password-self-service .