Quick Start

Congratulations on enrolling!

All students will have scheduled sessions on campus and in the digital learning environment. Key elements of your entry to the University will be through our online services.   

This quick start guide will support you in getting started and finding your way around the online services that will support your learning. 

You can also download the January Quick Start Guide  in an accessible, easy-print format.

Hello and welcome to the University of Huddersfield!

Please note: it can take 24 hours for your IT account to be activated

If you have recently enrolled, please allow 24 hours for your IT account to be activated. You will then be able to complete the Quick Start guide.

Your Students' Union

The Students' Union exists to make student life better for every student at the University of Huddersfield.


ActiveHud is your place to be active, from social sports, to the gym, fitness and wellbeing classes and even swimming there is something for everyone.