Synchronization delay between ConnectMe and registrar's office data


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 - Students

Required Information

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

There are two options here: 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 L2P invitation.

Option 1: Login with your user name

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

Confirm User Name

Please confirm your username shown in bold (in this example nn123456)..

If you do not have an RWTH e-mail address, you can choose it in the next step.

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

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.

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

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.

Enter Verification Code

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

 Example of an e-mail with a verification 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

Selecting RWTH-E-Mail Address

You may now select your RWTH-E-Mail address. It always has the form Furthermore, you can decide whether you want to be included in the global address book of RWTH Aachen University with this e-mail address or not. You can always reverse your decision in the Selfservice.

Process completed & your credentials

Your credentials for RWTH Aachen University services are displayed.

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

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 nn123456:

- RWTH Single Sign-On
- RWTH Service (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

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.