Dallas Baptist University


How To Change Your Password By Going Through Account Access Setup


1. Go to our homepage, dbu.edu.

Password Change Step 1 - Go to DBU Home Page

2. Select Webadvisor at the bottom right of the web page.

Password Change Step 2 - Click on Webadvisor Link on DBU Home Page

3. Click the blue tab on the right that says "Students".

Password Change Step 3 - Click on Studens tab on the right on the WebAdvisor Home Page

4. Click the first link on the left that says, "Account Access Setup".

Password Change Step 4 - CLick on Account Access Setup link

5. On this page, you may either enter your last name and your social security number, or you may enter your last name, DBU ID number, and Security Code (last 4 digits on your ID card). *We highly suggest that you use your ID information if it is available to you, as this provides for a much faster process.

Password Change Step 5 - Enter your indentification information

If you choose to enter your social security number, you will be asked a series of security questions.

6. After you have entered all of the required information, you will be able to reset your password. Please make note of the highlighted region, this displays your User ID.

Password Change Step 6 - Make a note of your username and change your password

7. Please be sure to make your password between 6 and 8 characters with at least 2 letters and 2 numbers. If your password is shorter than or longer than this, Webadvisor will accept the password reset, but when you try to log in, you will be told that your password is invalid. Your password will also need to be all lower case. (Example: spring12)

8. When you have entered your desired password, click "submit".

9. Review the policy and click "OK" to agree.

Password Change Step 9 - View and accept student policy

10. This will be your new password for Blackboard, Webadvisor, and your Email account. If you have any additional questions, please call Information Technology at 214.333.5500 or email support@dbu.edu.

11. Please note that it may take up to 1 hour in order for Webadvisor, Blackboard, and email to sync up with our system. Therefore, your new password may not work immediately. Thank you for your patience.