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IT services

Students at Umeå University have access to a number of different IT services to support you during your studies – an UMU ID for logging in, wifi on campus, the learning platform Canvas, email and digital collaboration tools via Microsoft 365 and other IT services. On these pages, you can also find support and help for your IT related issues.

How to get started with IT services

Umu-id, Umu card and wifi - there is a lot to keep track of at the start of the semester. This movie will help you get started.

Activate your Umu-id

After admission, you will be given an Umu-id, but you need to activate it yourself.

Campus WiFi

You have access to two WiFi networks on campus: eduroam and Umu wlan.

Email and Office 365

You have access to Microsoft Office 365 for your student email, and more Office 365 services.

IT support and help

Please contact Servicedesk for your IT related issues and questions.


Here you find a quick guide to the most common features in Zoom.

Canvas - the learning platform at the university

Canvas is the learning platform we use at Umeå University. Read more about Canvas, and login.

Software for students

As a student, you have access to software and other IT tools that may support you in your studies.

Latest update: 2024-07-04