The u:account

The u:account is your personal access to the IT services of the University of Vienna. It consists of the u:account UserID and the u:account password.

All forms for setting up a u:account for students, employees and external persons can be found under Setting up a u:account.

After termination of a degree programme or an employment the privileges of the u:account will be limited or revoked. More information under Expiration of a u:account.

Individual details about your u:account (e.g. free storage space, Wi-Fi password) are listed under My u:account.

Students

The document IT-Services for Students of the University of Vienna (PDF) provides further information about the u:account for students and the IT services you can use with it.

Employees

The document IT-Services for Employees of the University of Vienna (PDF) provides further information about the u:account for employees and the IT services you can use with it.

External persons

u:accounts for external persons have to be created by an employee or an organisational unit of the University of Vienna (“Befürworter*in”, supporter). The supporter decides whether the account is equipped with standard rights or extended rights.

The most important IT services you can use with the standard u:account for external persons include:

  • Wi-Fi – eduroam
  • VPN
  • Changing passwords
  • My u:account

The extended u:account for external persons offers the following additional services:

  • E-Mail services
  • Online storage space
  • Computer rooms
  • E-Learning – Moodle
  • Log-in at centrally managed PCs

Terms of use

By registering your u:account, you agree to the u:account – regulations for use (PDF).