Student Account and Email

All students of the University will receive their personal student account, this account is your key to use systems and services of the University. By activating or receiving the user account, you accept to observe the Rules of IT Service Use.
The student account is valid as long as you are registered as a present student or cancel your studies temporarily in University of Oulu. Please note that student account is personal and you can not give the password to anyone else. You are responsible for your account usage in the university network and servers. The student account includes a secured home directory and you can use it as a file storage.

International Master's programme students

Once you have arrived in Oulu and completed your university registration you will receive your login name thorugh e-mail. The password will be sent to you as an SMS, or you will set it yourself at the terminals at the Student center.

Exchange students

Student account for exchange students will be activated automatically approximately two weeks before the start of the exchange period provided that

  • Exchange application has been confirmed
  • Enrolment and registration form has been returned.

You will receive the user account information through e-mail. The password will be sent to you as a SMS, or you will set it yourself at the terminals at the Student center.

Intercultural Teacher Education students

The system creates the new student's user account automatically after you have first confirmed your study place and registered to the University. You will receive the user account information through e-mail. The password will be sent to you as a SMS, or you will set it yourself at the terminals at the Student center. If you have got a Finnish social security number and a personal Finnish online banking account, you can activate your account handily online in TUPAS:Password Service. Read more: TUPAS Services

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Last updated: 21.5.2016