Student Personal Identification Number (PIN)
Use and conditions

All enrolled students in University of Technology Sydney are automatically allocated a Personal Identification Number (PIN). This number is Confidential and strictly for personal use only. The PIN is required for access to controlled areas within the University. The PIN will also allow access on weekends, after hours, holidays and lockdown periods where applicable. The PIN is to ensure the personal safety of students and staff and the security of University assets.

Student PIN allocation

  • All students are allocated a PIN at enrollment allowing access to areas related to enrolled subjects.
  • Access to facilities is automatically updated every 24 hours.
  • The subjects, not course, a student is enrolled into determines the extent of access to facilities..
  • Unless compromised the PIN allocated remains the same as long as a student is registered with U.T.S.
  • Access to facilities may be suspended for maintenance or refurbishment purposes.
  • Access is restricted during mid and end of year breaks


  • Access is disabled if the PIN is compromised (used by person other than that allocated).
  • Students found propping doors with security pad access open, will have their PIN suspended.
  • Any one found using a PIN not belonging them, will be escorted from university premises By UTS Security.
  • UTS Security has the authority to ask for the production of personal identification to confirm the identity of a PIN user and /or visitor to University premises.
  • Abuse of the Access Control System (PIN) may result in disciplinary action under The University By Laws

By continuing, you agree to the above conditions.