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.

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 Staff 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”, 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).