Printing from home and mobile devices

With our webprint service, you can easily print from your laptop, tablet or other mobile device. You can also send documents to print from your PC or Mac at home, and collect them when you're next on campus.

You can collect your print jobs up to 12 hours after uploading/sending them to the webprint service. We will not charge you for documents that you upload/send but do not print.

For more details on printing, visit our Printing and photocopying page.

iPad, iPhone and other iOS devices

  1. Send an email, from your University email account, with the documents that you'd like to print to [email protected]
  2. Log in to the webprint service using your University username and password.
  3. Select 'My Print Jobs'.
  4. Find the item that you want to print.
  5. In the drop-down box, choose the printer you want to print to. (Note: If you're printing from a computer room, you can collect your print jobs from any print station in that campus/building.)
  6. Tick the Advanced box to choose which pages and how many copies you want to print.
  7. Click Print and collect your print-out.

If you're printing to an open access printer in one of our computer areas, swipe your ID card at the printer, select the print job and click print. When you've collected your print job, remember to log out of the printer.

Air Print and Driver Print services 

Alternatively, the AirPrint and Driver Print services allow users to print directly from iOS devices using your university username and password. For more details on these services please visit our Guides and Tutorials page.

Non-IOS devices

  1. Sign in to the webprint service using your University username and password.
  2. Select 'My Print Jobs'.
  3. Select the 'Choose file' button to browse and choose the document you wish to print.
  4. Click on the 'Next' button to upload your document.
  5. In the drop-down box that appears, choose the printer you want to print to. (Note: If you're printing from a computer room, you can collect your print jobs from any print station in that campus/building.)
  6. Tick the Advanced box to choose which pages and how many copies you want to print.
  7. Click Print and collect your print-out.

If you're printing to an open access printer in one of our computer areas, swipe your ID card at the printer, select the print job and click print. When you've collected your print job, remember to log out of the printer.

Note: You can only upload certain types of file, including: Microsoft Office (Excel, Powerpoint, Word), OpenOffice, PDF, JPG, GIF, PNG, TIF, TXT.

Setting your preferred printers

You can select and re-name your preferred printers by selecting the 'My Printers' tab and choosing your preferred printers. You can also re-name them.

In the future, you will only see the printers you have selected.