Getting started with IT: a guide for new students

Student in library on laptop

So you’ve arrived on campus and you are ready to start getting connected to the internet and other IT services and systems. This guide will help you to get started.

IT guides

There are a range of useful resources on the IT website on MySurrey including quick and easy to follow guides and how-tos. You can find a range of helpful how-to videos on our IT Services YouTube channel too.

Here are some common things that you will want to do in your first few days and weeks at Surrey:

You can also download our handy getting started guide for quick reference to help you get setup.

Don’t forget to activate your IT account before you arrive so that you can start accessing lots of services including your emails and our student app.

Still need help?

Chat to our IT Services team if you need support with accessing your IT account, any of the Office365 software or connecting to wi-fi on campus.