Access to IT-systems

Step 1 . Activate your user account

Activate your user account
To get access to e-learningsystems (Canvas), E-mail, Office 365.

As HVL-students you get access to a user account and email account within HVL computer system.

Important information from HVL will be sent to this email, so its obligatory to check this regularly. Your user account is used to log into HVL-systems, like student email, learning platform canvas, submissions and examsystem WISEflow,  wireless network, Office365 and more.

* Your email is:
* Username is your studentnumber.
* Your studentnumber can be found in your profile on Studentweb
* Pin you will get sent by text message.

Step 2 - Semester registration

When you accept your educational plan. for current semester, you automaticly get signed up to education and exam in the subject.

You can find your registrations under "My active courses" in Studentweb. You are responsible to check that registrations are done and correct.

You can log into Studentweb trought Feide, with your username and password. If you dont have this, you can log in with your Personal id number and PIN-code.

Logg in Studentweb


Step 3 - Find information about your subject and log into learningplatform

Canvas is an important tool everyday during your study period. This is where you can find messages from lecturer, information about your tasks, submissions and more.

Log in here

To get access to Canvas you have to have an accepted educational plan in Studentweb. If your a new student you also have to activate your user account (check step 1.)

You log into Canvas with feide login (same login that you use for studentweb and your user account), your username is your studentnumber.

Change in study program

Students who wish to change study program or get transferred to a new class. Have to make a request to so that the access to the right subjects in Canvas gets corrected.


Step 4 - Log into WIFI

The wireless network at HVL is named eduroam.

You log in using and your HVL-useraccount password.

You need to activate your useraccount to get access your email.

You can use "eduroam cat tool" to automaticly get the settings needed.

1. Go to eduroam cat webpage
2. Click the "last ned din eduroam profil"
3. Run the file that is downloaded
4. Fill in username and password
5. Press install

Step 5 - Software

Software that you get access to: 

As HVL-student you get access to Office 365.

Direct login to Office 365

For other programs look under softwaretab on IT-hjelp webpages.