Information Technology

HCC Wireless: Staff & Students

The HCC-Student and HCC-Staff wireless will be phased-out, in their place you will already find HCC-Campus we ask that you familiarize yourself with the new wireless network. Students and Employees can connect to HCC-Campus, when connecting your device it will ask for a username and password, please use your HCC computer login to access the wireless network. If you are connecting a mobile phone or non-HCC device you may be asked to accept a certificate to connect.


Ice Cream with IT

Make a sundae, then relax while you learn about the features of your Student Outlook Account, plus ask questions about Moodle and WebAdvisor.

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 4:00pm

Password Change, Reset & Enrollment

Student Password Reset Student Passwords can be reset using the Microsoft Password Reset tool here. See Password Requirements below for complexity information Instructions & Procedures Password Reset Procedure Password Enrollment Procedure Employee Password Change, Reset & Enrollment Change Password Enroll in Password Reset (Challenge Question) Password Reset (Forgot Password) The Information Technology department will be implementing new password requirements for staff, faculty, and students' Active Directory (AD) credentials (username and password). Active Directory credentials are used to access several systems on campus: computers, Email, the HCC website, Moodle, and Papercut. The following systems currently do not use AD for authentication: Datatel, VPN access, and WebAdvisor. These systems will not see changes in password requirements at this time. Your AD password will be required to be changed every four months. When you login to a PC on campus at the beginning of each semester, it will prompt you to create a new password. Password Requirements Password Length At least 8 characters   Mixed Case At least 1 Upper and lower case A-Z and a-z Numbers At least 1 0-9 Special Characters At least 1 ~!@#$%^&*_-+=`|(){}[]:;”‘<>,.?/ Instructions & Procedures Password Change Procedure on Campus Password Change Procedure off Campus Password Reset Enrollment off Campus Password Reset Off Campus