IT Center


Here you will find interesting facts and general information about the services of the IT Center, their activation as well as guidelines for the general use of the network of RWTH Aachen University.

Activation via ConnectMe - The key to the IT services of RWTH Aachen University

The ConnectMe coupon procedure of the RWTH Aachen University is your key to the registration in Identity Management as well as to the IT services of the university. Students of RWTH Aachen University can register themselves in Identity Management or, if you are already registered, link your student status to your registration.

For the linking process you need the ConnectMe-Coupon Code, which you received by e-mail after successful registration and payment of the student body and social contribution.

You can conveniently redeem your the ConnectMe-Coupon Code via

Please note that it can take up to two days until all your personal data is matched with the database of the Student Secretariat and your accounts are set up. 

You can find out how to redeem your ConnectMe coupon code in the instructions under the following links:>

RWTH Selfservice

In the Selfservice, users can view and partially edit their data independently. Here it is possible to manage accounts and passwords. From RWTH Single Sign-On to VPN, passwords can be easily reset and changed here. Students also have the possibility to upload their photo for the BlueCard.

To access the Selfservice it is necessary to have redeemed the ConnectMe-process and be registered in the Identity Management.

The login is done with the access data for the RWTH Single Sign-On account, consisting of your user ID (in the form ab123456) and the corresponding password.

All information and instructions for the self-service can be found on IT Center Help

Websites and Social Media

IT Center Homepage

IT Center Help

IT Center - Blog






Security and Service

Terms of Use Data Network RWTH Aachen University

IT continuing education programme for students (fIT)

Contact and opening hours of the IT-ServiceDesk

Meeting place for mobile devices: Book TreMoGe appointment online


With the RWTH App you can use a number of functions, which will continuously be extended.

The functions include:

  • a newsfeed with information from RWTH Aachen University
  • access to documents in the virtual learning rooms you are booked in
  • access to your personal timetable from CAMPUS-Office
  • searching for lecture halls and people in the CAMPUS system.

The app is available for:

Android iOS Windows Phone 8