Welcome to Edinburgh Napier University
If you've just started at the University you'll need to know how to access and use our IT Services whether you’re based on or off campus.
Before you go any further you should work through the Introduction to Computing and Library Services. This is a Moodle module which provides information about all our online services, Library and IT.Go to the Introduction to Computer and Library Services Find out how to download the Edinburgh Napier app
Logging in to our services
To log in to any of our online services on or off campus you’ll need to know your Edinburgh Napier student number, email address and password:
- When you started at the University you will have been given an 8 digit student number, also sometimes referred to as registration number.
- Your email address is: <your student number>@live.napier.ac.uk, e.g. email@example.com.
- You will have set your password as part of the Getting Registered process, you should also have registered for Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) and the Self-Service Password Reset (SSPR) service.
Connect to University Wi-Fi
As an Edinburgh Napier student you have free access to the Edinburgh Napier wireless network which is eduroam.
Once connected to eduroam you have wireless access both on campus and at other participating institutions.
You log in to eduroam using your Edinburgh Napier email address (<your student number>@live.napier.ac.uk) and password.
Find out how to connect to Wi-Fi
Cyber Security Awareness Course
As an Edinburgh Napier student you have access to an online cyber security awareness course.
This informative, video-led course will take less than 10 minutes, and covers:
- A student guide to scams
- Money Muling
- Phishing – the Essentials
You can access the course, either:
To log in to the course enter your Edinburgh Napier email address (4XXXXXXX@live.napier.ac.uk), and click Next. Click on the Course notification pop up and then click Student Awareness Training Course.
If you have any difficulties accessing the course, please contact the IS Service Desk.
Useful information for all new students
Click on the links below to find out how to:Access a computer on campus Access your email Save your files Access a University laptop Get Moodle support Get free software Connect to a University desktop off campus Get connected to University Wi-Fi Improve your digital skills Read the Student Loans Company's Fraud Facts for Freshers