Microsoft Self-Service Password Reset

What it is

Marian is implementing a new and improved way to reset Marian account passwords provided by Microsoft.  In order to utilize this self-service password reset, you must first add contact information for Microsoft to identify the owner of the account.

Initial Setup

1. Upon logging into for the first time after Microsoft Self-Service Password Reset has been enabled, you will be prompted that more information is needed to keep your account secure.

2. You will be taken to the page below where you can add your phone number, alternate email address, and 3 security questions. Click "Set it up now" next to any option you want to utilize for verification.  You must setup 1 but can complete all 3 if you wish for more options.

You can receive a code via text or phone call to your phone number that is provided


Provide an email address other than your Marian one to receive a code and get back in to your account


Select the security questions you would like.  All answers must be different and at least 3 characters long


3. Once the desired authentication methods have been configured select finish