How to work from home if you need to


Most university IT services can be accessed from your home. Here’s the information you need to work and teach when you are off campus.

Make sure you're ready for remote working by setting up Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) and familiarising yourself on how to access the university IT services you need for your role from an off-campus location.

Please take some time to get to know this guidance and test that you are able to access appropriate systems from home as a matter of urgency.

Before you begin

If you haven't already enabled MFA follow these instructions and set it up now.

Remote working essentials

This site gives you all the information you need to get set up to work and teach from home, including guidance on how to access email, Office 365 and the Portal as well as how to keep your data secure.

Don't forget about data security

Cyber Security companies have already noted an increase in spam and phishing emails related to Coronavirus. See how to protect yourself and your data against phishing, spam and social engineering attacks.