University IT - Services for Students


The University Computing Center will from now on present itself under its new name, University IT.
See here for more information.


We provide free WLAN access on the entire campus of the university.

Please follow the link below, click on the “Configuration assistant tool” and choose your preferred installer.


We provide a reliable e-mail service with an university email address and calendar.


We offer lower cost software for students (e.g. office 365 with a annual renewal fee of 3,99 Euro).


Get information regarding your ecUM (digital student ID card).


Use Portal² to manage your studies starting from registration for a seminar, lecture or course to examination and up to your grades overview.


ILIAS is the e Learning platform of the university of mannheim.

To change the language settings in ILIAS to English, click the icon in the top right corner containing your name's initials and select “Einstellungen”, then set the dropdown field “Sprache” to “English” and click “Speichern”.

Media courses

We offer a range of audio and video media courses (e.g. Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Audition CS6, Adobe Premiere CS6).

VPN access

With our VPN service you are able to connect to our network at anytime and also comfortable from outside.

File service

Use our secure internal storage location (online and with world wide access).

Online printing

Print your documents online and also with your mobile device.

Follow the link below to find detailed guides from the university library's website.


Use our secure Dropbox alternative for data exchange and synchronisation of your data also.

For further information please call -2000 or write an e-mail to itsupport(at) available from Monday to Friday from 8 AM to 4 PM.