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Student account

The student account gives you access to a number of electronic services that Lund University offers its students; among other things, you can use it to log in to the Student Portal and your webmail.

Your student account consists of your user ID, your password and your student email address. When you have activated your student account you can use it as a log in to access a number of electronic services and resources that the University has to offer you as a student.

Among other things, you can use the student account to log in to the Student Portal. Here, you can find your academic results, download software, access your tuition fee invoices (if you are required to pay a tuition fee) and more.

With your student account you can:

  • register to courses
  • access your student e-mail
  • see your study results
  • print out registration certificates and transcripts of records
  • access library databases

If you are a newly admitted student who applied for your studies via, your account will be automatically generated a few days up to two weeks after you have received your Notification of Selection Results PDF via (after your second and final Notification of Selection Results if you applied in the later, Swedish/EU application round). When your student account has been generated you will receive an email (to the email address you submitted when you applied for studies), asking you to activate your account.

Exchange students will receive information regarding their student account by email, one or two weeks before Arrival Day. The email contains your student account user ID and a one-time passcode that you can use to activate your account as well as information about the wireless network at Lund University and how you can configurate your device to connect to it.

Read more about how to activate your student account here

FAQ about student e-mail


​If you have any problems activating your account, please contact LU ServiceDesk through the self-service portal, phone or email (there is no walk-in desk available). The self-service portal also provides the latest operating information, as well as user guides for the majority of Lund University's systems.

LU ServiceDesk
servicedesk [at] lu [dot] se
+46 (0)46 222 9000

Self-service portal:


LU Service Desk

servicedesk [at] lu [dot] se

Phone: 046 222 9000


Student discounts

If you order a student card, you can use various student discounts. You can receive your student card if you become member at Studentlund.