Enhanced password security for employees

On Tuesday, May 13, 2014 between 8:30 and 9 a.m. SF State passwords for all Administration and Finance, Advancement, and Student Affairs employees will have enhanced password security rules:

  • Require passwords to expire after 180 days
  • Lock accounts for 15 minutes following 8 failed password attempts
  • Require new passwords to be different to old passwords


If you have not changed your password in the past 180 days, do so now from: http://www.sfsu.edu/reset

Workstation Exception Form

ITS provides a single workstation to each employee. Workstations purchased follow campus-wide workstation standards. Workstations between three and four years old are replaced as a part of the annual campus bulk purchase in May/June. Workstations less than three years old are not budgeted for the refresh. 

To reqeust a workstation, managers must complete the form below.


Employee Information


No need to include base image applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat Pro, Adobe Photoshop, McAfee Anti-virus, Firefox, IE/Safari, Java, BoxSync, VPN, FileZilla).

All requested software must be licensed. 


Manager Information