LJMU Mobile App

Discover LJMU with our mobile app

The LJMU app is available for all the popular mobile platforms, including LJMU App icon

For non SmartPhone users, a mobile friendly website version is also available at http://www.ljmu.ac.uk/ljmuapp

How much does the LJMU app cost?

Nothing - the LJMU app is completely free of charge to download. Don't forget that, depending on your connection type and data package, you may incur data transfer charges when downloading and using the app. On campus, you'll be able to connect via wi-fi.

Getting started

Once you've installed the app on your mobile device, you'll be asked to create a username and password – this is completely separate to your LJMU account.

Once you’ve done this, you’ll then be able to access useful information such as:

Student advice icon Libraries and Student Advice -  advice on a range of student-related matters including Libray opening hours and services and advice about funding, wellbeing and much more
Liverpool Student's Union icon Liverpool Student's Union - information all about what's on offer from the Liverpool Student's Union, and how to get involved
Key contacts icon Key Contacts - essential contact information for students
Careers icon Work and Careers - find out all about the extensive support on offer, job vacancies, internships and graduate support

Student life icon Student Life - everything you need to know to get the most from student life at LJMU
IT Facilities icon IT Facilities - information about accessing WiFi, changing your password, getting email on your phone, booking a laptop and IT support

In addition to these user guides, you're also able to access more personalised, interactive information such as:

Uni maps icon Uni Maps - find out where our buildings are located across the city, and how to get to them
Library icon Library - view your library record and see what books you’ve borrowed
Directory icon Directory - search and find contact details for LJMU staff
PC availability icon PC availability - need to use a PC? Find out in real time which PCs are available and where
LJMU TV icon LJMU TV - View our latest videos on the LJMU TV channel
News/events icon News / Events - subscribe to an expanded range of RSS feeds, including news, events, our iTunesU channel and computing announcements
PC booking icon PC booking - need to book a PC? Check availability and reserve a PC
Job Vacancies icon Job Vacancies - get the latest live feed that is continually updated with a range of full and part time jobs in addition to placement, internship and work experience opportunities
PrinterOn PrinterOn - print direct from your smartphone, tablet or other mobile devices with the PrinterOn app.
Mersey travel icon Mersey Travel - check timetables and view travel alerts. 
Blackboard Mobile icon Blackboard Mobile - find out how you get the Blackboard Mobile App that let’s you access your course information direct from your mobile device
Tate Liverpool icon Tate Liverpool - exhibition and events information and details about how you and a friend can get free entry to all ticketed exhibitions
Everyman & Playhouse icon Everyman & Playhouse theatres - if drama and theatre is your thing LJMU’s partnership with the Everyman and Playhouse offers you discounted tickets to both theatres
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic icon Royal Liverpool Philharmonic - for upcoming events and information about the Student Pass Initiative and free and reduced rate tickets on concerts and performances

Adding and removing news / events feeds

As new feeds are made available throughout the year, it's important that you check regularly to see if any more have been added. To do this, simply go to the News / Events section, you'll be shown which feeds you're already subscribed to. To add additional feeds, click on Add / remove icon
and select / deselect from the list. Please note, this methodology may vary slightly depending on the device you're using.

New Features

The new Responsive Web interface is now live on the web version of our App. 

App Screenshot

  • New iOS7 UI Style & API's - iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad
  • Responsive Homepage
  • New Search Screen - covering Pocket Guide, Locations, Alerts
  • Auto-Update of Maps, Locations, Pocket Gide & Resources on WiFi
  • New Updates Screen
  • Locations UI Redesign
  • Location Positions linked to pocket guide, AEK, menu options
  • Shake and Display RecentsPad

ljmu app feedback screenshot

Let us know what you think of the app     

If you're using the app on an iPhone, then why not tell us what you think of our app? Simply tap on LJMU in the header bar and click on the speech bubble icon to display the App Feedback screen. 

Keep your app up to date

Like most apps, we regularly update LJMU, adding new content and functionality. When we update any information you will receive a download prompt, tap this and it should only take a few seconds for you to download the latest content to your device. Please note, the way these update notifications are delivered will vary depending on the device you're using. 

Look out for new updates throughout the year.


With the App you will receive important alerts from the University to notify you about a range of student-related topics, remind you about deadlines and keep you up-to-date with what's going on around campus.



Page last modified 18 August 2014.

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