Change Your Kerberos Password

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Remember to change your Kerberos password at regular intervals, following guidelines for choosing a password. You can change your Kerberos password using your current password, your MIT certificate, or your push-capable Duo-enrolled device.

Change your Kerberos password, using your current password

Use the form below to change your Kerberos password. The password change takes effect immediately.

Kerberos Username:


Old Password:


New Password:

  • 8 or more characters
  • 2 or more character classes
  • not based on username
  • not old password

New Password (again):



  • matches new password

Change your Kerberos password without your current password, MIT Certificate, or push-capable device

If you do not remember your current password and do not have either a valid MIT Personal Certificate or push-capable device enrolled in Duo, you will need to have your password reset manually. For Lincoln Laboratory users, please call the Support Center at x4357 or email Campus users should visit User Accounts to verify your identity and reset your password.