The password complexity requirement associated with the StarID
complies with the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities
password security guideline. Passwords must meet or exceed these
- Changed at least every 180 days.
- Must be at least 8 characters long.
- Use at least 3 of these types of characters:
uppercase, lowercase, numbers, special characters.
- May not have been used before.
- May not contain your first name or last name if they
are longer than 2 characters.
Special characters include characters like these: