Create your computer account
You will need a personal ID number which is generated for all accepted students.
Once you have retreived your personal ID, create your account here.
Exchange students from partner universities are automatically registered.
Students who has applied for studies at University West through www.universityadmissions.se need to sign up for their study start at the Service Center on campus.
The schedule is published two weeks before the course starts. You will find it on the course portal DisCo.
If you are admitted to one of our courses or programmes taught in English, University West arrange General Introduction Days for all international students at the start of the semester. Attendance is mandatory. Please read more about this at www.hv.se/en/introduction
Access information on course material for your courses
Through the course tool DisCo you will get access to material, related to the courses you are taking, schedule and literature list. You login to DisCo by logging in on My Page at the Student Portal You will also find contact information for teachers to whom you can turn for questions related to the contents on your course. For other questions, please contact Service Center.
West card and Pay-Ex account – for students studying on campus
In order to access rooms at the university, borrow books from the library, print, copy or borrow technical equipment you will need the West card (Västkortet). You will receive a form for this during Introduction Days. As the university does not accept cash, you will also need to create a personal PayEx-account in order to top-up money and pay for your printouts.
Read more about it here.
At My Page you will find information from the student records administrative system, and you will be able to print certificates for your studies, view which courses you are registered on and verify or update your contact information.