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How can I change my password? What should I beware of in picking a new password?

To change the password for your user code on Central Servers:

From the User Account Management Page:

Sign in to User Account Management web page with your user code and password from the address below
https://useraccount.metu.edu.tr
Then click Change Password.

Users must create their passwords according to the following rules:

i. The user's new password cannot be the same as one of the last 5 passwords.

ii. Passwords must be 8 characters and contain at least one uppercase letter, at least one lowercase letter, at least one number, at least one special character that given in parentheses  ( [ % ( ) * + , - .  / : ; < > ^ _ { | } ~ ] ).

iii. Passwords cannot containe blank characters, 1900 between 2099 years, 4 or more consecutive numbers, 4 or more consecutive lower case letters (such as abcd, jklm, etc.), 4 or more consecutive upper case letters (such as ABCD, JKLM, etc.), any non-ASCII character, all lowercase or all uppercase easily predictable word or dictionary word.