Leuphana Account

Members of staff and students receive a personal Leuphana account at appointment or enrolment. It enables the use of the following services and offers of the Media and Information Centre:

Changing your password

For security reasons, you should change your password regularly. To do this, you should use the following link:


Outside the university network, the link can only be reached with an existing VPN-connection.

Password rules:

  • A password must have exactly 8 characters.
  • It should not be found in any dictionary and not easily deducible ("test1" as password is just as bad as "Test").
  • Case-sensitivity is important!
  • Accepted characters are: a-z (at least 1), A-Z (at least 1), 0-9 (at least 1), following special Characters # @ $ ! _ – . + ‚
  • Passwords composed of letters, numbers and special characters are considered to be sufficiently secure.

Secure passwords

Helpful hints for creating secure passwords and a password generator can be found here.

  • Services for staff
  • Services for students

Services for staff

Employees of the University receive their personal Leuphana-Account from their department. If you have any questions or issues, please write an email to accounting@leuphana.de .

Services for students

Students receive their Leuphana account at enrolment. The account is valid at least until de-registration from Leuphana University of Lüneburg.


For Staff

Room C 7.004
Mon - Thu 9:00 - 15:00 hrs
Fri 9:00 - 13:00 hrs
Phone +49.4131.677-1212


For Students

Tutors Team
Information desk in the reading room of the library
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 18:00 hrs
Fon +49.4131.677-1222