What are the requirements or restrictions for my Banner password?

The following requirements and restrictions apply to all Banner passwords.

  • Passwords must be 8 to 24 characters.
  • Passwords may contain both upper or lower case letters.
  • First character must be alphabetic.
  • Must contain at least one number (not the first character).
  • Only the following special characters are permitted:  !  %  *  _  +  ~  -  [  ]  {  }  #  =  ?
  • Password must be changed at least every 180 days and the new password must differ from the latest password by at least three characters.
  • Must not contain any of the following:       
    • Oracle
    • ABC
    • welcome
    • database
    • 123
    • account
    • password
    • Wayne
    • username/AccessID
    • username/AccessID in reverse