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Self-service Password Reset
STAGE 1:  REGISTRATION

To make all this possible, your 3 security questions have been automatically pre-registered into the system based on information you provided when you enrolled at the university.

The 3 security questions are:-

• Please enter your UWL Student ID Number
• Please enter your Date of Birth (ddmmmyy) e.g. 14feb74
• Please enter your Personal Email Address (when you enrolled at UWL)

Please note your Student ID number would have been sent to you as part of your UWL joining instructions as well as being on your UWL ID card.

At any point if you wish to change one of your 3 security answer e.g. Personal Email Address then please follow the below how to register.

As part of the process you will be asked to enter your mobile number – this is used to send a security code when changing your password. The mobile number information is pre-registered when you enrolled at the university.
 
This can be changed at any point by following the instructions below.
 
1.  HOW TO REGISTER

Browse to the following https://mysecurity.uwl.ac.uk

1.1. Security Box

If you launch the https://mysecurity.uwl.ac.uk from your own PC/Laptop/Tablet you still be asked to enter your current UWL login details. (Please see Figure: 1.1).
If you are on a campus PC you will go straight to step 1.2


Figure: 1.1

For students this will be student\studentId (eg student\21209508)
 
1.2. First Registration Screen
 
The following screen will appear, please click the <Next> button.


Figure: 1.2
 
1.3. Second Registration Screen
 
Please enter your student or staff login details using your current password and click the <Next> button.



Figure: 1.3
 
 
1.4. Third Registration Screen
 
Please enter the answers to the 3 questions below. These will be used to verify your identity when resetting your password. You must answer all 3 questions. Please click the <Next> button when complete.
 
 

1.5. Fourth Registration Screen
 
Your mobile number will be pre-populated in the below screen from information you provided when you enrolled with the university – this is used to send a security code when changing your password (https://mypassword.uwl.ac.uk). If you wish to change to a new mobile number please enter a new mobile number without spaces and click the <Next> button.
 


Figure: 1.5 
 

1.1.           Fifth Registration Screen

 
You will now see a confirmation window appear. The registration process is complete. You may close the browser.
 


Figure: 1.5