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Western Student Number + Access Code


The Western Student Number is a student identification number that is assigned to a student upon first applying to Western University.  The number, which is unique to every student, will be used as the key identifier on a student’s record at Western.

The Western Student Number is nine-digits long, randomly assigned, and tied to the Western student record. If you cannot locate or remember your Western Student Number, please email


Your Access Code is an identification number generated through the Access Code Retrieval process. Your Access Code is needed to activate your Western Identity.  If you have not already retrieved your Access Code or cannot locate this 4-digit numerical code please visit

Your OUAC Reference Number, Western Student Number and date of birth will be required to generate your Access Code.