Please make sure that you:
- Enrol on to your course
- Meet your new coursemates
- Go to the Freshers Fayre
We look forward to meeting you!
Join us for some pizza and soft drinks – all free we promise!
Please quote your student number when you register.
Please sign up via Eventbrite so that we know how many to cater for:
Password – Swansea2018
Here you can find handbooks for all courses, timetables and the Extenuating Circumstances form, together with the assessment calendar and module feedback forms at the end of the semester.
The University has an ‘Academic Guide’ which can be found online at http://www.swansea.ac.uk/registry/academicguide/.
Once logged into the ‘Swansea Portal’ you will have links to:
As well as a number of other services, facilities and access to University information. To access the portal go to the University homepage:
From here follow the ‘students’ link at the top right hand side of the page. This will take you to the portal login page, your login details will be:
USERNAME: - STUDENT NUMBER
PASSWORD: DATE OF BIRTH (DAY/MONTH/YEAR).
Once logged in you will have a portal homepage with a number of links.
To access blackboard click on the Blackboard link or icon when logged into Swansea
Portal, the login details will be:
USERNAME: STUDENT NUMBER
PASSWORD: DATE OF BIRTH
To navigate blackboard: click on the ‘My Studies’ tab at the top left of the page. The courses you are enrolled in will be listed under ‘Current 2018/2019 Courses’.
Any important announcements will be displayed on this page. Please ensure that you can access the Blackboard pages of all modules that you are enrolled on.
What to do in your first two weeks
Here are some things that you should do during your first few weeks at university
Your user name is the first part of your Swansea University e-mail address before the @ symbol.
If your email address is email@example.com then your user name is 123456. Use your normal University password.
If you have problems logging in using your username and password then please contact IT Support, telephone:(01792 29) 5060.
You can change your password at My Password