OVGU-Account Activation


The OVGU account is for students, researchers and employees requiring access to the data network of Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg. It enables you to log into computers in the University Computer Center laboratories, the library or in the laboratories in other faculties. In addition, it is also required for wireless internet access and using the student portal (LSF) at OVGU. Every student or employee receives their own email address with their OVGU account. Anyone wishing to print, scan or copy on campus can add to their credit balance via their account.

The OVGU account is set up by the University Computer Center. Students will be sent their access details before their studies commence. Employees receive their details before commencing work at the University of Magdeburg. There are two ways of activating the account: either go to an IT service terminal in the computer centre in Building 26 and enter a password and accept the terms of use, or do this online via this Activation link.All information on administering your user account yourself can be found on the web pages of the UCC in the Account-Service-Portal.Your OVGU account can be used to register on the student portal (LSF), for courses in the language centre and at the sports centre.

Last Modification: 22.12.2021 - Contact Person: Webmaster