Student welcome kit

Welcome. Below is a list of things that will help you out when starting university life.

  • Purchasing computer equipment


    Many courses at the Politecnico require students to have the use of a PC. If you need to buy a PC, monitor, graphics tablet or other electronic accessories, see the Politecnico’s current agreements to get preferential rates.

    For more information:

  • Register


    After registering at the university, you will be given your service access credentials: Personal Code and Password. Keep them safe and change the password regularly.

    For more information:
    Credentials and authentication

  • Access the services

    Online Services portal

    You can use your credentials to access the university’s Online Services portal, your personal page where you will find a list of all the services available to you based on your career profile.

    For more information:

    Online Services: overview

  • Access the internet

    Connect to the network

    You will have immediate temporary access to the network without any need for configuration. You can use both the “polimi” wi-fi.
    To connect, simply authenticate yourself by inputting your university credentials.
    At a later stage you can configure your permanent and encrypted access, which you will need to use the Virtual desktop for teaching in lecture halls (via Wired advanced access).

    For more information:

    Wi-fi and wired section

    Virtual Desktop: software for study and teaching

  • E-mail address for students

  • Configure your personal cloud storage space

  • See the software offer