The university wants to make the start of the semester as pleasant as possible for you. We have put together some video tutorials and a presentation on the topics relevant to you.
The videos are in German with English subtitles
Welcome to the Ludwigshafen University of Business and SocietyIntroduction into the IT Landscape
With your account you have access to the pages / services that are relevant to you
- PC pools
- WLAN at the University
- OpenOLAT (via Shibboleth)
- University portal
Your username / login name is a combination of LU + any two letters + any three digits (for example LUAA000). You can see this in the university portal. The initial password is: Your date of birth with the first letter of your first name and the first letter of your last name, both capitalized (dd.mm.yyyyVN, e.g. 12.05.1981MM).
Please note that the account is linked to your study time. This will be deactivated upon completion of the course or early de-registration. Therefore, you should save your documents and data externally before expiry.
VPN - Virtual Private Network
OpenOLAT is an internet-based learning platform for teaching and learning. Here you can join various lecturer courses, view dates, receive shared documents or discuss with other course participants in forums.
An introduction to the basic functions of OpenOLAT. You can find the link to register here.
The university portal offers a lot of information on the topics mentioned below.
1. Student and application portal
- Update of contact details: semester address, telephone number and e-mail address
- Overview of account billing
- Enrollment or study certificates (e.g. for BAföG)
2. Event and examination portal
- Room plans
- Registration for exams
- Overview of registered exams
- Overview of personal grades
University portal support
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