1. University of Plymouth mobile app
The University of Plymouth mobile app is the must have resource for students, providing instant access to helpful University information and services such as: 
  • Digital Learning Environment - Access to your course materials in your pocket
  • Email - Convenient access to your University email account
  • My Timetable - Access your timetable anywhere while on the move
  • Check in - Check in to lectures via the mobile app
  • Library & IT Induction - Access to library induction resources
  • LinkedIn Learning - Library of training videos and tutorials
  • Pocket Guide - Access to student focused information to support your learning
  • PC Finder - Find available PC's in our open access suites
  • Staff A-Z - Search our staff directory
  • PebblePad - Mobile access to your ePortfolio
  • Maps & Locations - Find your way around with our campus maps
  • and many more

How do I download the mobile app?

The University of Plymouth app for iOS is available on the App Store, and the University of Plymouth app for Android is available on the Play Store. Alternatively, you can still use the mobile app on any device via the University of Plymouth app for the web.

Logging in

Once downloaded, you will need to log in to view your information (e.g. your timetable). Please log in with your University of Plymouth Username and Password.

Note: This will need to use your Username and NOT your email address.

If you are having trouble logging in, please contact Library & IT Enquires or call 01752 588588. 

 

1.1. Selecting calendars in your timetable via the University of Plymouth mobile app

Overview

Depending on whether you are a student or member of staff, you will see multiple timetables via the ‘My timetable’ feature in the mobile app. These are:

  • Course timetable
  • Student timetable (only available to current students)
  • Staff timetable (only available to current staff)

Course timetable

A course timetable will show every event scheduled for your course. This will include every lecture and every seminar. Even though you might have been instructed to attend one seminar group, this calendar will show all scheduled seminar sessions.

Student timetable

A student timetable is a personalised timetable for your course and will show you the sessions that you should attend. This include every lecture and the appropriate seminars. If you are seeing the wrong seminar group in your student timetable, please contact your Faculty office as this information will need to be changed in your timetable.

Note: This calendar is only available to current students.

Staff timetable

A staff timetable is a personal timetable for staff which will display all the sessions you are teaching on.

Note: This calendar is only available to current staff.

Selecting calendars on iOS devices  

  1. Tap the 'My timetable' tile in the app
  2. Tap the 'Calendars' option (at the bottom of the screen)
  3. Toggle on or off the calendar you wish to see, then tap 'Done'  

Selecting calendars on Android devices

  1. Tap the 'My timetable' tile in the app
  2. Tap the 'Cog' icon (at the bottom-right corner of the screen)
  3. Toggle on or off the calendar you wish to see, then tap 'Done'