FAN and password

All students at Flinders have a Flinders Authentication Name (FAN) and password to access online services:

To obtain your FAN, activate your account or change your password visit the FAN information page. When activating your account, you will need to create a secure password.


All Flinders students receive a free email account. This is the email address the University will use when sending official correspondence to you.

Your Flinders email address is For example, if your FAN is blog0001 your Flinders email account will be

Access your email via your Flinders dashboard.

Visit the Student Email Information Page for further details.

Flinders Learning Online (FLO)

Most topics supply learning materials online via Flinders Learning Online (FLO), which can be accessed via your Flinders dashboard.

The use of FLO varies from topic to topic. Your Topic Coordinator should make this clear to you at the beginning of the topic. You should normally have access to your topics in FLO one week before teaching begins.

Student System

There are a range of administrative tasks that you can manage in the Student System, including:

  • Manage your enrolment
  • View your timetable
  • Update your contact details
  • Pay your tuition fees
  • View your results
  • View exam details

You can access the Studet System via the Flinders dashboard.


  • Library homepage: a wide range of services and facilities to support student learning 
  • Readings: essential course readings
  • FindIt@Flinders: search the Library's online and print collections
  • LibGuides: resources relevant to your subject