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1. Create your user account

Your user account consists of a username and a password and allows you to access the University web services, campus computers and library databases.

You can create your user account two weeks before the start of the semester

To be able to create your user account, you need to verify your identity, ie. show that you are you. You can choose between the verification methods antagning.se, Edu-id or e-mail. Further down this page you will find information on the different methods and instructions on how to activate the user account.

You can create your user account at the earliest two weeks before the start of the semester and it takes about 15 minutes before your user account starts working.

Choose verification method

Universityadmissions.se

Universityadmissions.se (Antagning.se)

If you applied for your programme or course via "Universityadmissions.se" (Antagning.se) you can create your user account using this method. You verify your identity using your personal ID number and the password you used when registering at Universityadmissions.se.

Create your user account with your login from antagning.se (choose "Antagning.se")

Edu-id

Edu-id

Edu-id allows you to verify your identity using your mobile phone or a verification code sent to the address where you are registered. This method requires you to have a Swedish personal ID number. Edu-id is a national service that ensures your identity in a similar way to Bank-id. 

Create your user account with Edu-id (choose "Edu-id")

E-mail

E-mail

If you want to verify your identity via e-mail you fill in your personal ID number and then you will get a weblink sent to your e-mail address. Follow the link in order to choose a password for your user account.

Create your user account via e-mail

If you have problems with the user account

  • Wait 15 minutes before you try to login.
  • In order to change your password, go to Password for more information
  • Problems with your user account? Contact IT support.
Contact

If you have problems with your user account please contact IT Support

E-mail: itsupport@hig.se

Phone: 026-64 88 80

Published by: Satu Moberg Page responsible: Satu Moberg Updated: 2022-09-29
Högskolan i Gävle
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