My Essex

Register for My Essex for Applicants

Please ensure that you have a valid UCAS, postgraduate (PG) or Direct (DA) application number in order to register.

Your application number:  
  • UCAS applicants: use your UCAS Personal ID (e.g. 1234567890).
  • Direct Applicants: use your direct application number – include ‘DA’ at the beginning (e.g. DA10002000)
  • University of Essex International College (UEIC) students progressing to undergraduate study: use your direct application number – include ‘DA’ at the beginning (e.g. DA10002000)
  • University of Essex International College (UEIC) students progressing to postgraduate study: use your PG number - include 'PG' at the beginning (e.g. PG123456)
  • Postgraduates: use your PG number - include 'PG' at the beginning (e.g. PG123456).
  • Exchange and Study Abroad programmes: use your PRID (e.g. ABCDE12345).
Date of birth
Day of birth Month of birth Year of birth
Your personal email address:  
Create new passphrase:  
Passphrase must be between 8 and 20 characters in length and can include spaces. Contact IT Helpdesk at desk@essex.ac.uk if you have any problems.
Confirm your passphrase:  
Choose a secret question and answer:    

If you don't know your application number, contact our undergraduate or postgraduate admissions offices:

UG admissions
Telephone +44 (0)1206 873666
PG admissions
Telephone +44 (0)1206 872719