MIT Sloan Account Password Change

In accordance with the MIT IS&T password rules MIT Sloan account passwords must conform to the following rules:

  • It must not be based on your Sloan or Kerberos username.
  • It must be different from your current Sloan password.
  • It must be 8 characters or longer (could be a phrase).
  • It must contain characters from at least three different character classes (upper- and lower-case letters, letters and symbols, letters and numbers, etc.)
  • It must be composed of characters in the Roman alphabet or symbols on the US keyboard.

Additional guidance on the MIT password rules and using strong passwords can be found here. (

You are responsible for protecting your Sloan Account password. It should never be shared.

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Need Help?
If you are experiencing issues with this process, you can contact the STS Help Desk at 617-253-2000, or via email at