How to reset password via text message ?

Students can reset their password using MIT password reset tool

Below is quick instruction how to use the tool to reset password via text message

  1. Click on Reset your Password via text message as shown below

reset page

2. Please enter your username and click on continue

Reset text page

3. The page will display your cell phone number partially to protect your privacy.

If this is not your cell phone number please stop and register your current number with your faculty (approach reception or administration for updating your personal details)
If the number shown on the screen is the correct then click on continue.

4.You will receive a text message with a code number in a few seconds. Please be patient.
5.Please enter the same number on the screen. If you enter the wrong number it won’t proceed to the next step.

6.You should get the screen to enter a new password. Please follow the password policy to set up a new password.