Register for Self Service Password Reset (SSPR)

To use the Self-Service Password Reset tool (SSPR) you need to have registered. To register now, go to https://www.office.com sign in using your user ID number followed by ‘@bournemouth.ac.uk’ and follow the on-screen instructions.

Forgotten your BU Password?

BU requires your password to:

  • Be a minimum of 12 characters long
  • Be different to your last 12 passwords
  • Not contain single words or a recognisable combination of words, letters or numbers e.g. your name/initials and date of birth
  • Include a combination of character types consisting of:
    • Letters – upper or lowercase
    • Numbers
    • Special characters (e.g. ! @ # $ % ^ & * () = - {} [] “ ; ? , /)

Please use the following site to complete this

https://passwordreset.microsoftonline.com/

If you require further assistance please contact the IT Service Desk on 01202 965515 or freephone 0808 196 2332 or log a job online https://itservices.bournemouth.ac.uk