A: The electronic ID is a combination of numbers of student ID and accounts and the passwords. The accounts include web access account and email account. Your electronic ID is used for accessing Tsinghua University’s online information system, which gives students access to all important internal university information and resources. The ID will enable you to:
✔ Access your Tsinghua Info account (http://info.tsinghua.edu.cn), which allows you to see many types of university notices and public announcements, news, published resources, sign up for classes, check your grades, and provide feedback on your courses. (There is also an English version of Info which has the basic operational functions required for students teaching and learning. To get to the English version, go to http://info.tsinghua.edu.cn/, after inputting your student ID and password then click on the ‘English’ button in the top right.)
✔ Access Tsinghua Web Learning (http://learn.tsinghua.edu.cn), which allows you to see announcements for your classes, download class materials, submit assignments, and interact with your teachers.
✔ Access the Tsinghua Library System (http://lib.tsinghua.edu.cn), which allows you to search and read books, articles, and other library resources and to see what resources you have borrowed.
✔ Access your university email account (https://mails.tsinghua.edu.cn) which has 50 GB of storage, enables you to receive emails from the university, your department/school, supervisor, and instructors, and receive information related to your academic and research activities.
✔ Access your alumnus email account （automatically opened as you set up your student email account) which ends with @mail.tsinghua.org.cn and is accessed at: http://mail.tsinghua.org.cn.
✔ Use Tsinghua’s internet, including the university’s plug-in and wireless networks (The SSID starts with “Tsinghua”), which requires you to log in to use.
✔ Use Tsinghua’s cloud storage (https://cloud.tsinghua.edu.cn), which allows you to store and access academic materials uploaded by your teachers and peers, backup your files, and share and manage your files as a service. Every teacher and student can use 300 GB of space.
✔ Use Tsinghua’s information service WeChat account, which enables teachers and students to access university information resources and complete various administrative tasks remotely. After registering on the account, students can link their electronic ID (https://id.tsinghua.edu.cn) to their mobile number, then search Tsinghua’s information service WeChat account "清华大学信息服务" and follow it.
✔ Access the university IT service website (http://its.tsinghua.edu.cn), and you can refer to the information service and information security related notice, as well as guide to university information services and frequently asked questions, training materials. You may also download anti-virus software, office software, computing professional software and other public software.
Note: For students off-campus, Tsinghua University websites can be accessed through a VPN system.