Students

10 March 2017
From now on, you will find a direct link to Van Dale Online dictionaries in the start menu of your Solis workspace.
Slot Security
30 January 2017
The university will introduce an expiration date for Solis passwords starting on 1 February.
24 January 2017
MyTimetable is a new timetable website for UU students which can also be added to your own electronic calendar.

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Osiris, Blackboard, Lecturenet, MyUU and MyTimetable

Osiris

Use OSIRIS to register for courses, see your marks and enter a change of address. Log in using your student number and Solis password.

Blackboard

The University has a digital learning environment called Blackboard. You can log in using your Solis-id and Solis password. Please note! Did you recently received your Solis-id? It may take up to 24 hours until your account is activated in Blackboard. Please try again later.

Lecturenet

Missed a lecture? Did'nt pay enough attention? Visit Lecturenet (Dutch). Here you can find a growing collection of recorded lectures.

MyUU

In the MyUU app for students you will find your grades from Osiris, your student card and your personal timetable. Download the app from the app stores of Android and Apple.Once installed you log in with your Solis-id and password.

MyTimetable

MyTimetable is the timetable website of Utrecht University. Log on using your Solis-id and password. More information here on the MyTimetable page.

UU GMAIL

UU Gmail is your university email address. The email address has been sent to your private email address (during your registration).

Logging on

You can log on here to UU-Gmail. Your username is your UU Gmail address (for example: j.a.smith@students.uu.nl).

You will be redirected to a page where you have to enter your UU Gmail address and password (yellow box).

Password

The password is your Solis-id password.

More information

Do you experience problems or looking for instructions? Please consult the UU-Gmail page.

Solis-id and password (username)

Solis-id

Your Solis-id is (in combination with your Solis password) your username for most university services. You also use your Solis-id to log on to university computers. If you have forgotten your Solis-id, please contact UU for U Student Services.

Password

New students receive their Solis-id and Solis password via two seperate e-mails.

More information

More information can be found on the Solis-id page.

Printing, photocopying and scanning

You can use a personal smart card – for example your OV chip card – to print, photocopy and scan documents. You can then print your print job at any printer in the university. Please note: your personal smart card (RFID) is only used to identify you at the printer. Your print credit is linked to your Solis-id, not the personal smart card you use to identify yourself.

TOP UP PRINT CREDIT

You can top up your print credit via the online portal.

Visitors of the University Library

Visitors of the University Library can also use the print facilities: read more about it.

MANUALS AND MORE INFORMATION

Instructions for printing from your own device (laptop etc) are available here on our manual website.

Fore more information on printing in general, visit the printing, photocopying and scanning page.

Wi-Fi and working online

WI-FI

At the university, you can make use of eduroam. Connect by using your credentials;

Looking for instructions about how to configure Wi-Fi on your smartphone, tablet or laptop? Visit the manuals webpage

WORKING ONLINE

  • Access your personal files on your U drive from another location (off-campus): see the page about your personal storage for instructions.
  • Use Google Docs to work on your documents online. The page Google Apps for Education tells you all about this.
  • With Skype for business (formerly known as Lync), a feature of Office365, you can chat and collaborate online.
  • Use the software for your studies (using whatever device you want) with MyWorkplace.
Saving and sharing files

U Drive

The U drive is your personal network storage where you have 1 GB available for your files. You can access your U drive via a web browser, your own laptop, or one of the university computers. See the instructions for how to do this. In this way you always have access to your files.

Google drive

Google Drive enables you to store files in the cloud.  You can also share these files with other students, or work together on the same file via Google Docs.

SurfFileSender

Using SURFfilesender you can send files to anyone you wish, including people outside Utrecht University and organisations without a SURF licence. If someone wants to send you files, you, as a SURFfilesender user, can send them a 'voucher'.

Software and MyWorkplace

MyWorkplace

You can access software that you need for your studies, such as Mathlab, SPSS, Stella or Stata anywhere. And you can work independently using devices with a Windows, Apple or Android operating system. From now on you will be able to study anywhere with your own laptop. Visit the MyWorkplace page for more information.

Software for free

Looking for software that you may use for free during your study? Utrecht University offers free software such as Office 365 which you may install on your own laptop or computer.

Software and hardware discounts

You can use most software for free via MyWorkplace. You can also buy software and hardware with discount via Surfspot (click on "English" at the upper right corner on the website). Log on using your Solis-id and password.

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