From your UWE residential room
Steps to access the UWE network
Before you can connect to the UWE network, you need to...
- Ensure you have obtained your UWE username and password
- Ensure you have changed your inital password via UWE Password Manager
- Ensure you can access the myUWE Student Portal
- Ensure you are registered with UWE
- Read the IT Policies
- Access your UWE Email
Note: Before accessing the UWE online services and the UWE network, please see the 'Get started with IT at UWE guide' to ensure you are set up to use these services.
Once in your room of residence, you can access the internet
Students can get Broadband access via StudentCom.
For details and access, please visit StudentCom - UWE Residential Network.
Once in your room of residence, you can access the UWE network and your files stored on UWE servers
First, students need to connect to the internet via StudentCom.
Second, students need to log in to XA (eXternal Access) to access the UWE network including the Intranet, and the UWE file storage areas on the UWE secure servers.