Check the current status of your onboarding
You can check the current onboarding status of your user account with your username and password here: account-onboarding.hslu.ch
The account-onboarding page shows you the current status of the user accounts - multifactor authentication (MFA) and SWITCH edu-ID - that you need to work at the HSLU and PHLU.
If you do not have a password yet, you must first klick on the onboarding link in the onboarding email you received.
Activate multifactor authentication (MFA)
To activate MFA, follow the step-by-step video on this website.
Make sure that you use your HSLU/PHLU email address for activation (e.g. firstname.lastname@example.org).
SWITCH edu-ID configuration
To create/link the SWITCH edu-ID, follow the information on this website.
What is the difference between the SWITCH edu-ID and the user account?
The HSLU/PHLU user account allows you to access certain HSLU/PHLU resources during your studies or work at HSLU/PHLU.
The SWITCH edu-ID allows you to access certain resources during and after your studies or work at any Swiss university. For example, it allows you to do the following after your studies or work at HSLU/PHLU:
- Access to libraries,
- the possibility of registering for continuing education courses (DAS, CAS, MAS) or starting your next course of study (Master's degree, doctorate etc.)
- Use of alumni offers