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Canvas Login Instructions - Non-HCC Continuing Education Students

Welcome to the Howard Community College Division of Continuing Education.

If you are registered for a current term continuing education class through another college, please follow these instructions for logging into Canvas.

Please allow up to a day after registering for your Canvas course access to be set up.

For an upcoming class, access will be available one week before the first class date. If the class has not started yet, wait until the first class date to begin work. Once you log in, you can locate your instructor’s contact information by clicking on the “Syllabus.”

How to Log On to your Course

  1. Open a web browser and navigate to http://www.howardcc.edu  
  2. Click on the “Tools and Resources” link located on the upper right hand corner above the search box.
  3. Select “Canvas” from the menu.
  4. Click the “Continuing Education Student” button.
  5. Login using Canvas Login: User Name and Password (see below.)
  6. Once you are logged in, click on “Courses” to select your course.
  7. If you are enrolled in multiple courses, use the same log in. Once you are logged in, click on “Courses” to select between your courses.

Please note: You will need to know your student ID number to log on. Your ID number is printed on your registration receipt. 

Don’t have a receipt? Please contact your home college where you registered.

Difficulty with Log In, User Name or Password?

Contact the help desk 443-518-4444 and state the college where you registered. If you are unsure, contact the CPE office 443-518-4944.

Student Log in Information Non-HCC students:

User Name is: the first character of your first name + the first seven characters of your last name + the last four digits of your student ID number  +  .ALL (Allegany) or .BCC (Baltimore city) or .CCC (Carroll CC)  or .CEC (Cecil CC) .CHE (Chesapeake) or .FCC (Frederick) or .HAG (Hagerstown) (see exceptions below)

Password must be 8 characters long. It is your full college student ID number plus leading zeroes to make it 8 digits (see examples below)

College

User name Example

Password Example

Allegany College

astudent4567.ALL

00123456

Baltimore City CC

astudent4567.BCC

01234567

Carroll CC

astudent4567.CCC

01234567

Cecil CC

astudent4567.CEC

00012345 or 00123456

Chesapeake College

astudent4567.CHE

01234567

Frederick CC

astudent2345.FCC

07712345

Hagerstown CC

astudent4567.HAG

01234567

 

Other exceptions:

Allegany students - password: add 0 (zeros) in front of your ID number as needed to make 8 digits. Passwords must be 8 digits.

Baltimore City students receive their user name and password in a separate email.

Frederick students: Use the online registration student number (a 5 digit number) on the registration confirmation. Password: add 077 in front of the 5 digit online registration number to make 8 digits.

Cecil students- Password- add zeros (0) in front of your ID number as needed to make 8 digits. Passwords must be 8 digits.

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