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Change Password Reset Questions

Instructions on how to change your NMSU password reset questions

In the event that you forget or lose your myNMSU password, you will need to answer the password reset questions you created when you first activated your myNMSU account. If you have forgotten these questions or would like to update them, please follow the steps below. 

  1. Log into your myNMSU account. After logging in, select the Password Management tab on the top, left-side of the page. 

    password management tab

  2. Having selected this tab, you will be redirected to the Password Management page. On this page you will see two sections; one section on the left entitled "Update Password Reset Questions" and "Change Password" on the right.

    password reset questions

  3. Underneath the "Update Password Reset Questions", you will be presented with three (3) prompt boxes containing your current password reset questions. These questions and answers will be unique to you and can be altered to reflect new questions of your choice. Once your new questions are in place, save your changes. After saved, you will see a green confirmation box on the top of the "Update Password Reset Questions" box. 

    updates saved

If you have any questions, come by the Help Desk at Hardman & Jacobs Undergraduate Learning Center Room 105, call 646-1840, or email us at

Keywords:security questions password reset questions changing questions changing password reset questions changing security questions update password reset questions update security questions   Doc ID:69245
Owner:John B.Group:New Mexico State University
Created:2016-12-06 17:43 MDTUpdated:2017-04-11 16:46 MDT
Sites:New Mexico State University
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