New student

Welcome to the University of Skövde! This is a short list for you to get started with the IT systems at the University.

User Account

 You need to have an active account in order to be able to register for classes, access course material, download free software et cetera. You can activate your account in either of these ways:

Connecting to WiFi - eduroam

If you want to use the school wifi, you can use your user account to connect to eduroam. Follow the instructions on our self-service portal HelpIT.

Printing, copying and scanning

You need an active student account to be able to use the printing system. When printing, select printer FollowYou (should be default). Then pick up your prints at any printer.

Helpdesk opening hours

Visit: Helpdesk, Building E, second floor

Opening hours during the summer

5 June - 21 June
Monday - Friday at 10:00-12:30

25 June - 10 August

13 August - 17 August
Monday - Friday at 10:00-12:30

Regular opening hours: 10:00-11:30 and 12:30-14:30

Telephone: +46 (0)500 - 44 88 00
08:00-11:30 and 12:30-16:00
Phone line closed Thursdays 08:30-09:30


Guides and instructions online: