Password Policy

Your password must meet all of the following conditions:

  • Password must contain at least 1 special character except &, >, ", <, and ;
  • Password must contain at least 1 numeric character
  • Password must contain at least 1 lower case character
  • Password must contain at least 1 upper case character
  • Password must not match or contain user ID
  • Password must be at between 8 and 16 characters long
  • Password must not be one of 24 previous passwords
  • Password must not contain more than 4 identical characters in a row
  • Password must not contain the user’s UserID, first name or last name
  • Password must not contain any restricted words (Louisville, UofL, Cards, Cardinals, L1C4, and any variation of the current year for example 2016, 2017)