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First steps

Welcome to Warwick Medical School. Whether you're an undergraduate, postgraduate, home or international student, you will discover essential information as you follow these first steps.

In order for you to make the most of your study it is essential that you complete the following important steps. Failure to complete the these steps will hinder your course progress as you will be unable to access essential University resources. Please note that you must complete steps 1 and 2 in order to progress to step 3, the online induction programme.

1. Enrolment

Check list

New students who have received (and accepted) an unconditional offer of a place at Warwick on any accredited course must complete an online enrolment form.

Access step-by-step instructions for online enrolment

If you have questions about the enrolment process or any part of it, see the Enrolment FAQs.

For help with enrolment please contact contact: Phone +44 (0)24 7657 4333

IT Services

2. Registering for an IT Services account

In order to use any of the University's computing facilities, you must complete an on-line registration form to obtain a Warwick login name and password.

FAQsFrequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is my student/ Warwick ID? Your student ID number will be 7 digits long and can be found on your invoice as well as on your offer letter.

When I attempt to register I get the error 'Invalid University number or date or birth - please try again'. What should I do? If you have just been issued with your card number you may need to wait 24hrs to allow the card number to be download from the central records database. If you have had the card longer than 24hrs, check that:

  • You have entered the correct card number (ensure that you are only inserting a 7 digit card number do not include the check digit on the reverse of your card).
  • The date of birth has been entered in the correct format (DD/MM/YYYY). (E.g. For the date 24th September 1972, enter 24/09/1972)

If you are sure that you have entered the correct information contact the Academic Office to ensure they have the correct date of birth associated with your card number.

What is my e-mail address? Once you have registered with IT Services, and your account has been activated, you will have an e-mail address which is usually in the format of either: or Check your e-mail address.

How do I change my password? Read about how to change your password and then change your password yourself. Please remember to set up your challenge response questions.

Use of University computing facilities is covered by University Regulations.

3. Please click on the feet to go to your Online Induction programmeEssential first steps

Your online Induction is located in Moodle within the Student Guide.

Please note, if you have just completed the above steps you may need to wait at least 24hrs and up to 4 working days before accessing your Online Induction programme. This is to allow University record systems to update.