The Wi-Fi is campus-wide.
Multiple Wi-Fi networks are active on campus. Please make sure that your computer connects to WLAN-Stud or eduroam . The eduroam is also available at many other universities worldwide. If you want to connect to eduroam outside of the FHW, then put @fh-westkueste.de at the end of your user name.
The login is the same as the login in the computer laboratories. An initial password is given to the students at the commencement of their studies.
Anyone that has problems connecting to the Wi-Fi is welcome to come past the IT Services office for help.
Information about eduroam is available under http://moodle.fh-westkueste.de/eduroam/
As part of a community of solidarity the users are responsible for the functionality and status of the network. Therefore, they are requested to report the following to the network administration:
- technical defects
- information obtained unintentionally
- recognised vulnerabilities
With the use of the facilities of the university network, you recognise that: personal data may be stored for operational reasons; for operational reasons, the administrators have access to all user data in principle, whereby members of the network administration are prohibited from accessing the private data (e.g. email) of users; despite the continuous efforts of the network administration to prevent misuse of the network devices and user data, for technical reasons it cannot be completely excluded.
The users can make a significant contribution to privacy by adhering to these User Regulations.
Click here for the Guidelines for the use of the data processing equipment
Click here for the Laboratory Regulations
FOR THE FIRST SEMESTER IN WS 2015/2016:
Click here for a downloadable version of the consent form (dt.)
Click here for a downloadable version of the consent form (engl.)
Please print and sign. This form is necessary for you to receive your personal login data for the use of the online services at the West Coast University of Applied Sciences.
Click here to go to Dreamspark for the Faculty of Business Studies.
Click here to go to Dreamspark for the Faculty of Technology.
Using Dreamspark, currently ennroled students can access a multitude of Microsoft software applications and operating systems – free of charge. This includes e.g. Win 7, Win 8, individual software products like MS Project or Visual Studio and much more.
With the agreement to the Office365 Eula you can access the complete Office package from Microsoft for the duration of your studies. In addition to the usual products such as Word 2013, PowerPoint 2013 and Excel 2013, the package also includes an Exchange email account that you can use for free.
The email account is available online at Microsoft in the Office365-Portal.
Login data for first semester students
The login data consists of: Email address + Kennwort
Furthermore, it is possible to download the complete Office 2013 Suite from this portal and use it offline. The installation can be done on five different computers. Every 30 days there is an online check to see if the student is still enroled and that the student has an account on the portal page. If not, the licence expires.
Link: User manual Office365