Getting started on SOL

This book contains all the student help information for Solent Online Learning.


Logging in

Go to and login using your normal University login and password (sent to you when you first joined Solent). If you have a Solent email address and password, login using the Single Sign On button. All other users, please click the 'login' link in the top right-hand corner. 

After logging in, you will then see your SOL homepage. This page displays the course and module pages that you are subscribed to. You should be automatically subscribed to the right pages on SOL. Click on the names to access them. If you do not have access to a required module, please contact the Student Hub in the first instance.

Please note: Some pages may not appear until the following day after your first log in. If you are still unable to see every module you expect to after this short delay, please contact the Student Hub.

Logging in from home

You can login from home. Go to as normal. If you have problems when accessing SOL from home, check your 'Security Settings' and make sure that 'Cookies are enabled'. SOL also uses pop-up windows to display some resources. If you can't see some resources, make sure that your browser is not blocking these pop-ups.

Last years module pages

It is not possible to remove yourself from previous modules.  There are two reasons: