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Coupon for Students

Coupon for Students


This text provides you with information regarding Coupon-Code redemption as a student.

You receive your coupon code via e-mail in the days after paying the semester-fee. For more details about the process look here: Guide for new students

It can take up to 2 days until all your accounts are set up and your personal data has been synchronised with the databank of the Registrar's Office.

Only after completion you will gain the status "student".


Redeeming the Coupon-Code for Students

As a student of the RWTH Aachen University you can register autonomously in the Identity Management. If you have already registered, you can link your status "student" with your existing registration.

A coupon code is required for the registration and linkage of your data. It is sent via email after you have enrolled as a student and paid the semeter fee. If you do not have the coupon-code, please contact the IT-ServiceDesk.

Please redeem the coupon under

redeem code

There are two options: Log in with your user name (option 1) or register (option 2).

If you are not certain whether you already have a username (format: ab123456) or not, please contact the IT-ServiceDesk or use the PasswordReset. Here you can have your username sent to your contact e-mail address. You already have a username, if you were a student or employee at RWTH Aachen University before. You also might have registered being participant of language courses, pre-courses or by an RWTHmoodle invitation.

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Option 1: Login with your user name

Please enter your username (format: 123456) and password.

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Confirm User Name

Please confirm your username shown in bold (in this example pp123456)..

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Option 2: Register

As user of the services of RWTH Aachen University you are obliged to obey the rules of the network code of conduct. Please agree to the network code of conduct and enter an e-mail address.

This e-mail address will be used as contact e-mail address from now on. You can change your contact e-mail address in the Selfservice at any time.

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Enter Verification Code

A verification code will be sent to your new registered contact e-mail address.

Example of an e-mail with a verivication code:

Dear Mr. Newton,

you receive this e-mail because you specified this address while using "ConnectMe - Students" of RWTH Aachen University.

Your verification code is: XZF3W9
Please enter this verification code in "ConnectMe - Students".

Kind regards
Your IT Center, RWTH Aachen University

Verification Code

Choosing the RWTH-e-mail-address

If you do not have an RWTH e-mail address, you can choose it in the next step. If you have multiple names you can select a combination of your liking.

If you already have an RWTH e-mail address, this step is omitted.

With choosing "Include this RWTH-E-Mail-Address in the global address book" every RWTH student and employee (with mail-address ij this domain) can see you in the domain address list.

You can valdiate your choosing and change you mail-addres by hitting "back".

Process completed & your credentials

You have registered successfully in the IdentityManagement. The status student will soon be connected to your data. Your username and password stay the same.

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In case you have got a new RWTH e-mail address, this account will be shown to you as well.

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Your Accounts

"Your Accounts" lists all accounts that will be setup for you. After completion you will be informed via mail at your contact-mail-address and are able to set passwords for these accounts. This can take up to 2 days.

E-mail example


The following accounts are available for the username pp123456:

- RWTH Single Sign-On
- RWTH E-Mail (RWTH E-Mail Account)

Please set passwords for these accounts using the Selfservice:

You received your Selfservice (Login using RWTH Single Sign On) credentials during your first ConnectMe registration.

If you need assistance, do not hesitate to contact the IT-ServiceDesk.

Kind regards
Your IT Center, RWTH Aachen University

Procedure End A2

Note down your username and password carefully as they are shown only once!


Close the process by clicking "finish"

Please treat your access data confidentially and do not pass them to the third party. The procedure has been completed.

last changed on 03/21/2023

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