Staff members in a teaching role who require access to the Student Desktop for teaching purposes can request access by contacting AskOtago with the staff username that access should be granted to, and a brief description of why access is needed:

Tel +64 3 479 7000 or 0800 80 80 98

Once access has been granted, you can use the Student Desktop in the student computers labs or on your own computer as described below.

In the student computer labs

When using the Student Desktop in a student computer area or lab, use registry\staff username and your staff password to log in, e.g. if your username was bonja07p, you'd type registry\bonja07p

On your own computer

Access the desktop at and log in with your staff username and password

Follow the instructions to install the Citrix Workspace app, but use the staff desktop link above, not the student one:

Installing Citrix Receiver/Workspace

Last updated 28/05/2021 12.02 PM

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