Before accessing your courses for the first time, be sure to view the section on Getting Started.

To access your online courses from the MyVCCCD portal, see the Canvas dashboard "widget" that displays courses and course announcements for the current term. Clicking the links in this widget will take you directly to your course. 

Canvas Widget

Alternatively, you can click the "Canvas" link located in the "Tools" area within the "Everyday Tools" section:



You can also access Canvas directly using your portal credentials at

***If you have a problem with a Distance Education course, please see the page on Getting Help.***