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Information Technology

Information Technology

Changing your Password

The password for your TrentNet account is the only thing stopping others from reading your e-mail messages and accessing your documents. It is extremely important that you do not share this password with anyone. All Trent students, staff and faculty are provided with their own personal login name and password, free of charge.

  1. Log in to myTrent via the web at http://www.trentu.ca/mytrent.
  2. Click on the Account' icon (or your picture if you've enabled a photo) at the top left.

Screen shot representing Step 2 of My Account icon from upper left corner of MyTrent portal

  1. On the dropdown menu, choose 'Change Password' option
  2. Choose "Update Profile" and enter your secondary email address and SMS phone number which will allow you to request a new password in future if you lose or forget it.
  3. In the password boxes provided, enter your old password and your new password where specified.

Screen shot for New Password and confirmation of New password (Step 5)

  1. Once you see the banner indicating that your password has been accepted, click the 'Logout' button at the upper right.

Screen shot of Change Password screen with the Logout button highlighted by a red square in upper right of screen (Step 4)


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Last updated

Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 13:09