Requirements to use JOGU-StINe

Please note:
In order to log on to the JOGU-StINe web portal, you will need a computer with an internet connection as well as the username and password of your university account.

How do I get a university account?


Once you are enrolled, you must activate your university account. In order to activate your account, an email will be sent to the email address recorded in your application (usually within 48 hours). This email will include the activation code as well as your personal link for activating your account.

You will use this link to activate your university account and create a personal password. After that, you will be shown your student username.

After signing in for the first time, you must remember your new username and the chosen password. You cannot log in again without this information.

You can sign in to JOGU-StINe, your student email account (under, the university Wi-Fi, and other areas/programs of the university.

Please note: With your enrollment, you committed to using and regularly visiting your university email account ( during your time at JGU. This is the only way to ensure your receipt of important information from JGU on the organization of your studies or of documents made available online.

You can find information on the activation and management of your university account here:


Employees usually receive their university account when they start work. Information on this can be found on the Data Center’s website (ZDV - Data Center).

Guest researchers, project staff and external users

Guest researchers, project staff and external users can apply for a university account under certain conditions. If this applies to you, please also look on the website of the Data Center (ZDV - Data Center).

What do I do if I forget my password?

If you already have a university account but have forgotten the password you set, you can reset your password using your PUK on

What do I do if I lose my PUK or username?

If you can’t recall your username, please contact the Data Center’s advice center/hotline:

If you show ID and a current certificate of enrollment, they can let you know what your username is.

If you forget your password, you can easily reset it online. You will need your username and a PUK:

You can get a PUK by showing your ID and a current certificate of enrollment in the Central Library (Jakob Welder-Weg 6). For new students who do not have access to their university account or a current certificate of enrollment, a document showing their student ID number is acceptable.

If you are currently unable to pick up your replacement PUK in the Central Library in person, please send an email with the subject “Passwort des Studierenden-Accounts vergessen” (password to student account forgotten) and the following information to Please include the following information in the email:

  • First and last name, student ID number, birth date, username (if possible)
  • Whether or not the account has already been activated/used
  • Mailing address (the Data Center can only send out the PUK if the address matches the one on file in JOGU-StINe).

For reasons of data protection, username and PUK cannot be given out on the telephone.