- Password must be between 8 and 16 characters in length;
- Include at least one upper case character, one lower case character, and one numeric digit.
- Password may optionally contain one or more of the following special characters: ,._!@#-^+=
- Password should not be an obvious derivative of a dictionary word;
- Password should not contain any information easily associated with you (e.g. your UC Application ID, UCSB Perm Number, name, email address, etc.).