Self Service Password Reset Registration

To avoid having your password expired every 24hrs we recommend you complete the SSPR registration

Self Service Password Reset allows you to reset your password from anywhere & any device.  Please follow the steps outlined below to get started. You may also see the how to video by clicking the following link:

Self Service Password Reset Video

1. Navigate to the SSPR Registration page:

Sign in

2. When prompted, type in your JWULink ID (Students) or your username (Staff/Faculty) followed by then click “Next

3. Enter your password then click “Sign in

Enter Password

4. Once signed in, you will brought to your account settings page where you can click “Add security info” which will allow you to choose one of the following options Phone, Alternate Phone, Email, & Authenticator App for SSPR registration .

(You can find further information below on Authenticator App, Phone, Alternate Phone, & Email)

Keep your Account Secure

5. As recommended, select the Phone option. (Please do not use your JWU desk phone number as a authentication option). Some JWU Staff/Faculty may see their JWU phone number populated once they sign into their SSPR profile. It will not be used as an authentication option.

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6. The Setup your Phone wizard will appear at which point you will pick your Country or Region from the drop-down box, type your phone number (including the area code if applicable) into the Phone Number field, select Text me a code option, and then select Next. You will then receive a text message with a confirmation code to enter on the verification page.

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7. After completing step 6 you will be brought back to the SSPR Home page where you will see the phone number you selected as your Authentication option. You have now successfully configured your SSPR profile. You can find step by step instructions below on how to configure additional Authentication options.


Additional Information

Note: We recommend that you choose the Phone option as the primary choice for your security information.

Note: Your phone number will not be shared or used for any purposes besides resetting your JWU password.

Please do not use “Alternate phone” as the primary choice, this option should only be used as a backup option

Once at least one of these has been registered, you are now registered for SSPR.  You may now close the browser or tab.


To learn how to reset your password using SSPR, please visit our JWU SSPR Reset page:

For more information on the options listed above please visit the SSPR FAQ’s page -