Minerva - Help & Support for Students


Minerva is the University’s Portal and Virtual Learning Environment (VLE). It provides quick access to many other digital tools and to the online materials for your modules. Minerva is your 'way in to everything', including learning resources, your email, library record, timetable, student record and much more. 

Visit minerva.leeds.ac.uk and sign in using your username@leeds.ac.uk and password.

Get help and guidance

The Digital Education Systems Help website contains a library of user guides (step-by-step how-to guides and video tutorials) to help you use Minerva. You can also search the Digital Education Systems Help website for answers to questions you have relating to Minerva.

Go to the Minerva Student Guides

If you are looking for guidance on submitting to Turnitin, you can also find these on the Digital Education Systems website:

Go to Turnitin Student Guides

Additional support

If you are having technical issues using Minerva or have questions that aren't answered by the published guides and FAQ's on the Digital Education Systems Help website you can also access support via the IT Service Desk (this website) by logging a request for support using the Log a general Request form, or report something broken using the Log an Incident form.