Getting started

Getting started

Getting you started with digital software used at Ulster.

Learn how to access:

  • Log in information
  • Wifi
  • Portal
  • Blackboard
  • Workstations across campuses
  • IT support
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Password Management

Password Reset

Self-service password reset within O365 enables you to securely reset your University account password 24/7.

Alternatively visit our Password Kiosks located within the library on each campus.

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LastPass is a secure password manager that helps students store and manage a large amount of passwords.

You can apply for a free Premium LastPass account while studying.

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Multi-Factor Authentication

When you log in for the first time, you will be required to set up Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA), which will help protect your data and our IT services against sophisticated cyberattacks.

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Student Portal

The Student Portal provides easy access to your customisable and personal online services.


Blackboard Learn (also known as BB Learn) is the University's virtual learning environment, which gives...


The University, in co-operation with Microsoft, provides a web-based email service to all students.


OneDrive provides 1TB of free online cloud storage (part of Microsoft Office 365 environment).