Checklist for single-subject courses

Here you'll find the information you need before your studies. 

1. Earliest 9th of January: Create a temporary LiU-ID (IT-account)*

If you have a valid Swedish civic registration number (it doesn´t work with a temporary ID-number), go to and log in with your account from Follow the instructions to create your temporary LiU-ID. (Forgot your password to Click here.)

3. Go to the roll call

It´s mandatory. 

4. Register

Log in to the Student portal and register for the programme/courses you want to take. (Read more about registration periods.)

5. Get your regular LiU-ID (IT-account) and pick up your LiU-card

Register and then collect an activation key at the Student Service Desk (or, for students at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, LiU Service entrance 76). This gives you access to your regular LiU-ID. Then pick up your LiU-card. 

Note: at the earliest, you can pick up your LiU-ID and LiU-card:

a. If you registered on a weekday before 19.00 - the following day

b. If you registered on a weekday after 19.00, or on the weekend - two days later

*To create a temporary LiU-ID this is required:

  • You have applied via
  • You have a Swedish civic registration number

If you don´t have these and want a LiU-ID, please contact the Student Service Desk