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Good ICT resources are crucial for having a smooth working environment at your new place of employment. Here we briefly explain what you need and where you can find the most important ICT services.

Your ULCN account

Every Leiden University employee is given a ULCN account. You use this account to log into your PC, the Wi-Fi network and various other ICT systems. When you start working for the university, you will automatically receive an e-mail message or letter with your ULCN login information. You do not need to request an account. More information about ULCN >>

Important ICT services

Here is an overview of the most important ICT services:

  • Email at your workplace

At your workplace you will use Outlook 2010. You may also synchronise your own (mobile) device with your university email.

  • Printing and copying

From your workplace you can copy and print anywhere at the university using the so-called multifunctional devices. In some cases you will need an LU Card to do this.

  • Remote Workplace

Remote Workplace allows you to access your university workplace using your own devices.

  • Surfspot

As a Leiden University employee you can purchase software for use at home at a discount through Surfspot.

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