On this page you can find information how to get started if you have got an iPad through the university.


If you as staff have the possibility to acquire an iPad is decided by your manager. Fill in this  requisition form  and turn it in to Campus and IT services. Read more about this on the page purchase of IT equipment.

Pick up

When you pick up your iPad you will sign a user agreement which stipulate crucial information about the use of your iPad. You also get a user guide to help you start up your iPad.


You can download apps to your unit via App Store. To download an app via App Store you need to have an Apple-ID to identify yourself. Your Apple-ID is the same as your email adress (first name.surname@hb.se).

A lot of the apps is free of charge but some you need to pay to be able to download. If you want to buy an app and the purpose is to use it in your work at the university of Borås, you need to order it from Campus and IT services. When the app is ordered you get a activation link in your email, when you click it you will verify your Apple-ID and password and after that you will be able to download the app. Apps bought this way is a property of the university of Borås and is only usable on the unit it is installed on.

Suggestion on useful apps