Password Complexity Requirements
Posted by Erin Bard on 11 January 2016 09:28 AM

Houghton College requires the following password complexity requirements for all accounts:

  • Minimum length of 8 characters
  • Password must not contain any parts of your name or your username (3 consecutive characters)
  • Password cannot be re-used
  • Password must contain three of the following four character types:
    • English uppercase characters (A through Z)
    • English lowercase characters (a through z)
    • Numerals (0 through 9)
    • Non-alphabetic characters (such as !, $, #)


This article was last updated January, 2016.

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