How does the Student Portal work?

Many functions are integrated into the Student Portal. This is what you can do on each page.

The most important things first

Home page

The home page is the first screen you see when you log in. It shows you the main menu and the logout option. Here you can:

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My Courses

The My Courses page shows you an overview of all your courses. Here you can:

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Course information

Course Details

The Course Details page shows you the course information, course materials, assignments etc. You can also access your tutorial groups and announcements from this page. Here you can:

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General faculty information

My Organisations


Via My Organisations you can access:

The My Organisations function is still in development. Based on student feedback we will look into adding extra features in the future.

Academic calendar

My Timetable

This page shows you a day-to-day view of your UM timetable. All your UM meetings are organised so your can access your course materials directly from the timetable. You can also see who else is in the meeting. Here you can:

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Never be late

My Deadlines

This page filters out all your deadlines from your timetable so you have them all in one nice overview. The deadlines are color-coded to indicate their urgency.

Mail access

My Webmail

Here you can access your webmail (opens in new tab) without logging in. You can also find instructions on how to connect UM e-mail to your personal e-mail program.

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The most important links

UM Launchpad

This page allows you to manage links to other systems, webpages and applications. Some support the single login system the portal uses so you can access them without logging in. Here you can:

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help us improve the student portal


The Student Portal was developed in collaboration with students. If you have good ideas to improve the portal, please share them with us by using the built-in feedback function.


Find your way to the right helpdesk


If you need help, use the help function to find the contact details of the different support services.

What does this mean for staff members?

Impact for staff