When it's time to set up your account with the University/College, you'll receive an email as shown below with a 3 stage process. The email will be sent from firstname.lastname@example.org subject named "It's time to set up your University of Derby account". If you can't find it in your inbox, please check your junk/SPAM folder. The email will look like this:
Please read the information provided in the email and click on the start button to navigate to this web page:
Please read the information on the page and click on the start button to navigate to this page:
In this stage, you'll be asked to verify your details by entering your date of birth. Date should be dd/mm/yyyy format. If using the date picker, please choose the year first, then the relevant month and date. Once you have verified your date of birth, you can navigate to Stage 1 by clicking on the continue button.
You'll then be be asked to create a password. Please read the "Password Requirements" instructions on the right hand side before you create a password. Click on "Set up stage 1" once you have typed in the password:
Once you have clicked on "Set up stage 1" and have successfully created your password, you will navigate to this page:
This page congratulates you for successfully creating your password. It also discusses what you will need to do for stage 2 & 3. Before you navigate to stage 2. Please click on the link below to view the instructions on how to register your phone number and alternative email address to the system:
Once you have read the instructions, please navigate back to the password creation centre and click on the button "stage 2".
When you click on the stage 2 button, you will navigate to the page below:
Please type in your that is shown at the top of the email invitation. For Buxton and Leek students this will be 3 letters followed by 8 numbers, for example AAA00000000@unimail.derby.ac.uk. For University of Derby students, this will be 9 numbers followed by @unimail.derby.ac.uk as shown in the example below.
When you click on "Next" you may navigate to either the pages below. Please type in just your student ID without @unimail.derby.ac.uk and type in the password you created.
For example, Buxton and Leek students you should type in 3 letters and 8 numbers and your password. For University of Derby students, you should type in the 9 numbers of your Student ID.
For those studying at the university or online, once enrolment is open, we'll be sending out further information to the email address you applied with, so please check your junk/SPAM folders. For further welcome information please go to https://www.derby.ac.uk/study/support/welcome/
For those studying at Buxton and Leek College, you should have all you need in the letter you received through the post. If you have any questions please contact Buxton and Leek College on 0800 0740099.