If you previously obtained your username, temporary password, and email address through ChiView, you can skip this section.
To obtain your username and password you need to go through a process called ‘MakeMe’.
You will need your 7 digit student number.
There are 2 ways to start MakeMe:
- Method A: direct URL
From a web browser on any device visit help.chi.ac.uk/makeme
Go to step 2
- Method B: from a University computer
From any University PC or Mac, enter ‘help’ as the username, leave the password field empty, and log in
Once logged in, click ‘Student Account Activation Process’
Go to step 2
Read the terms of service, clicking 'Next' for both pages
You will then be prompted to enter your:
Student number (applicant number): 7 digits e.g. 1508547
Date of birth: in 6 character format e.g. 270499
Your account is shown:
Check that your name and course is correct
Read the terms and conditions
Tick the box at the bottom labelled 'I have read and agree to the above terms and conditions'
Click 'Create Account'
You are now presented with your University login details:
Username: example dweb1
Temporary password: which you should change using our password management system
Email address: example firstname.lastname@example.org
At the bottom of the page you can enrol on the password management systemwhich is explained in detail in the next section.
Note: your University username and password is used to log on to open access PCs and Macs, as well as services such as Moodle and email.