How to
Get your username & password

To register online you need a University of Sussex username and password which you can collect using your student candidate number. This number is emailed to new students on 1 September for courses starting in September and approximately 2-3 weeks before the start of your course at other times of the year.

When you collect your username and password, you will also receive your University of Sussex email address and we will assume that you have read and agreed to the University Regulations for the Use of Computers and Computer Networks.

Please enter the information requested below:

Your Surname:
Candidate Number:
Date of Birth:      
Now click here:
please wait for a few moments while we issue your username

Please note:

  • YOU MUST RECORD YOUR USERNAME AND PASSWORD AND KEEP THEM SOMEWHERE SAFE.
  • You will need this username and password to access IT facilities throughout your studies at the University of Sussex.
  • Your username and password must be entered exactly as they are shown, the characters are case sensitive. You should always type your username in lower case (not capitals).
  • If you know your Sussex username but you've forgotten your password, you can reset it with the forgotten password page. If you're still unable to log in, email IT Services for advice at support@its.sussex.ac.uk or call on +44 (0) 1273 678090 between 9.00am and 5.30pm (BST) Monday to Friday.