The first step before you can use your JKU account is to activate it.
- Go to account.jku.at and select "Activate account".
- Enter the following details in the appropriate fields
- JKU Username
- Activation code
Students, prospective students & library users: Date of birth in YYYY-MM-DD format (e.g. 1972-12-05)
Staff: Upon receiving your JKU Card in HR, you will also be given an information leaflet with further information.
External partners: Your activation code will be sent to the email address provided.
- Select "I agree".
- Enter a new password that is in compliance with the password guidelines.
We recommend to set up the mobile app authentication (instructions) to be able to reset your JKU Password yourself.