Email access

ICT will create an email account for you once you have offcially been offered a place at Imperial. This can take up to 10 days after you receive your offer, once your account is live you will be sent an email with your email address and other important details. 

You can access your mailbox from Microsoft Outlook. To login please enter your College username followed by and your College password. Your username and password are the same as you have been using for the Student e-Service. 

Check out our Office 365 web pages for more information about email and all the other free apps you benefit from.

Connect to WiFi

You can use the Imperial-WPA wireless network in public areas and throughout many buildings on campus. To connect to the WiFi, use your College username and password. Find out more about WiFi by visiting our WiFi and networks web pages. 

Connect to the internet and telephones in your Halls of Residence

Most Halls have access to WiFi in public spaces, but you will need to connect to the network using a network cable when in your room. A small number of cables are available free of charge from the ICT Service Desk. When you open your web browser you will be prompted to register your device to activate your connection. Find out more at: Register a device on the Halls of Residence network.

WiFi is available in the public spaces in halls. In order to provide a good service for everyone, it is important that you do not connect your own wireless router.


Most Halls have telephones in the bedrooms. Students can use their phones in Halls to call local, national & UK mobile numbers free of charge. If they want to call internationally then they need to buy a phone card. Visit our Telephones and mobile web pages for more information. 

Internet access for visitors

Free WiFi is available throughout the college estate via Sky WiFi. Connect to The Cloud from the available network list, open a browser and follow the instructions to register.