How do I change a password for an external account?

If you've lost your password or simply want to change it:

1. Go to

2. Click Forgot Password?


3. Enter your email

4. Click Request Password

You will receive an email from canvas in your mailbox

5. Click the email.

6. Click Click here to set a new password

7. Enter a new password

8. Confirm the new password

9. Click Update Password

Regular SFU users should continue to use the Change your password or Forgot your password links presented on the SFU CAS login page.


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Support for traditional distance courses (sections C100, C200, C300, C400):

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