ONID Password Requirements


  • What are the requirements for an ONID password?
  • How long does my ONID password need to be?
  • What can't I use in my password?


  • Oregon State
    • Student
    • Employee
    • Other/Affiliate


Normal Password Requirements

  1. Be at least 14 characters.
  2. Cannot contain non-ASCII characters (Emojis, etc).
  3. Cannot contain spaces at start or end of password.
  4. Cannot have curly brackets as beginning or end - { and }.
  5. Cannot contain the username, forwards or backwards.
  6. Cannot contain more than 4 sequential characters of the first or last name.

Requirements for Banner

  1. Accounts that access banner are subject to the same requirements as above, as well as unable to use special characers such as @ and $.

For assistance, contact the IS Service Desk.


Article ID: 63343
Tue 10/2/18 11:34 AM
Tue 10/2/18 11:50 AM