Setting Password Recovery Options

You can store three types of information that make it easy to reset your password should you forget it:

  • An alternative (non U of S) email address
  • A mobile number
  • A set of secret questions

Be prepared in case you forget your NSID password by logging into PAWS and updating your password reset and notification information.

    1. Login to PAWS.
    2. Click on your name at the top right of your homepage.
    3. In the drop-down list select My Profile
      my profile
    4. You will be redirected to the My Profile page
    5. Click the Edit link in the Password Section
      click edit for password
    6. Click the Recovery Tab

click recovery tab

If you ever forget your NSID password, click the forgot your password? link on the PAWS login page.

PAWS login page

With stored reset information, getting back into PAWS won’t be a hassle.

For assistance with anything PAWS related, contact the ICT Service Desk 306 966-2222,

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