Every RWTH Aachen student receives an e-mail account upon enrolment (standard pattern: email@example.com) which has to be activated using the activation code on the enrolment documents. The activation procedure is carried online under: http://www.rwth-aachen.de/go and then http://www.rwth-aachen.de/bv.
The special benefits of using the RWTH e-mail address are as follows:
· Web interface: https://mailbox.rwth-aachen.de.
· Web space on RWTH server: http://www-users.rwth-aachen.de.
· Access to the RWTH personal organizer “CAMPUS office” (dynamic time table, transcripts, general organiser functionality): http://www.campus.rwth-aachen.de/office.
· Free licenses for a large number of Microsoft software products within the MSDN Academic Alliance programme (product keys and ISO CD images):