Catnet Password Changes
To change your password before it expires:
- Login to WebAdvisor (webadvisor.linfield.edu) with your current password
- Click on Change Password (lower right menu)
- Enter your user ID, your old password, a new password and a password hint
- Click Submit
To change your password after it expires or if you have forgotten your password:
- Access WebAdvisor (webadvisor.linfield.edu)
- Click on What’s My Password (lower right menu)
- Select Reset my password
- Enter your last name and your Colleague ID number (this is your staff ID number)
- WebAdvisor will return a list of email addresses, including a non-Linfield email address.
- Choose the non-Linfield email and click Submit
- An email with your temporary password will be sent to the email address you selected. Check your email to retrieve your temporary password.
- Login to WebAdvisor with your temporary password. You will be prompted to change your password immediately.
The requirements for a new password are:
- Minimum length: 8 characters
- Maximum length: 24 characters
- At least one uppercase letter
- At least one lower case letter
- At least one number
- You can use non-alphanumeric characters (not required) except for the following: ; \ ? : @ & = < >