Student IT account (Undergraduate / Taught)

Students at Loughborough University are automatically registered for a range of IT services.

Credential format

Single sign-on: username & password

This will provide you with access to almost all services. It consists of your department/school codes and your own initials (and maybe a number): e.g., itfms1

Email Address 

This will be in this format: When you enter this, you will be asked for your single sign-on credentials (outlined above).

Student ID Number

Is your Student Number; e.g., F123456. You will need this when anyone requests your student details. Students can obtain their credentials from the link below


What is Single Sign-on?

Single Sign-on refers to the one username and password combination required to access most of the services provided by the University, including:

  • LEARN, the Virtual Learning Environment for access to module information and downloadable software
  • Student timetable
  • myLboro mobile application
  • Campus PCs
  • Email (MS Outlook) - you will also need your email address; e.g.
  • Student Self Service - to edit your student record
  • Library account
  • Printing & printing credits account
  • Exam results

If you lose any of these details, please contact IT Services.