Whether you are a student or an employee you need to activate your account before you can access our IT-systems.
All IT services are linked to your student account. Your student account provides access to our IT-services
International students without a Norwegian social security number must also choose the item “student” to activate the account. Before you can activate your account, you need to have your National ID number (SO-nummer) ready. (You'll get your National ID number at the Service Centre on campus).
At our self service user account website portal you may activate your account and/or change your password.
You will receive your user account after registration as an employee. All employees are required to accept the USNs IT-rules and regulations. At our self service user account website portal you may activate your account and/or change your password.
All USN IT-services use the same username and password, except ESS.
Please keep your password private and change it if you suspect that it has been compromised. The IT-department may require employees to change their password.
You may use a sentence as a password, as long as the above rules are fulfilled.
Your password may not contain your name (first, last, middle) or username.