Self Service Password Portal

Use this portal to manage or reset your Tulane user account password. 

Your Tulane user account is used to access e-mail, WiFi, and the university's single sign on applications, including but not limited to Gibson, Canvas, Splash card account, Microsoft 365, Teams, and the student employee self-service portal. 

For assistance changing other passwords, contact the Help Desk, or 504-988-8888.

Student, Affiliate, and Emeritus Account Notice

Beginning in Spring 2022, all student, affiliate, and emeritus accounts will be enrolled (in phases) in Tulane's password expiration policy.

These users will receive email notices with their assigned policy enrollment date from

Once enrolled, automated expiration notices will be sent every 14, 7, and 1 day(s) before your password expires from

Please change your password PRIOR to your enrollment date to prevent being locked out of your Tulane account. 

Emeritus and Affiliate Accounts: January 10, 2022       Student Accounts: March-April 2022

View the updated enrollment schedule.

Managing your Tulane account password

Review our password policy. 

Follow our guidelines to create a strong password.

Visit the self-service password portal.

  • If your password is expiring, choose I KNOW my Current Password.
  • If you forgot your password or are locked out of your account, choose I FORGOT my Current Password.

Below is a view of the password portal. 

I know My Current Password Change your current password. If you have a new Tulane user account you can use the initial password from your new account email notification to set a new password.


I FORGOT my Current Password You don't know your current password and need to reset it.  You will need access to your enrolled alternate email address or mobile phone number to reset your password.  Go to SSPR Enrollment for more information.



Never share your personal information, such as:

  • Your Tulane Password
  • Your Tulane Student ID
  • Your Social Security Number

Tulane University Information Technology will never under any circumstances request your password via email or non-Tulane website.

Any messages you receive that ask you for this information or direct you to a non-Tulane website that requests this information should be ignored and deleted.