Password Reset

The TDSB has introduced a new network password policy for both students and staff. Effective immediately, new passwords must meet the following criteria:

  • Must not contain your first or last name
  • Must be a minimum of 8 characters
  • Must be different than last 5 passwords
  • Must contain 3 of the following 4 criteria:
    • Uppercase character(s)
    • Lowercase character(s)
    • Number(s)
    • Special character(s)

Passwords for students and staff expire after 180 and 90 days, respectively.

Password Reset

  • Before forgetting your password, setup security questions here:
  • If your security questions are setup, you can use the same link above to reset your own password by answering your security questions correctly
  • Alternatively, students can ask a staff member to have their password reset

Shared Secret Password

Passwords reset to the shared secret password use the template SSSSDDMM@Tdsb where:

  • SSSS stands for the last 4 digits of your student number (for students) or your social insurance number (for staff)
  • DD stands for your day of birth
  • MM stands for your month of birth
Student Shared Secret Password.pdf