NKU Password Management | Forgot/Expired Password

Provide your account details and validation method:


Instructions If you forgot your password or your password has expired, enter:

  • your NKU username,
  • the last four digits of your Social Security number, and either
  • your Alternate Email, or
  • your Mobile Phone Number (Include area code. No dashes), or
  • the last eight digits of your ISO number (found on your student ID).
If using the phone or email options, you will then receive a code via text (SMS) or email that can be used to change your NKU password. Note that message and data rates may apply to text messages.

You can configure your mobile number or alternate email by selecting the Edit Password Recovery Info option.

If you experience any difficulties, please call the IT Help Desk at 859-572-6911 during open hours.