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Welcome to Canvas!

Canvas is the Learning Management System that we use at Glendale Community College for online learning.

It's easy, fun and convenient to access your courses in Canvas!

The new 24/7 helpline number for Canvas questions ONLY is: 1-844-600-4951

Note: Canvas is no longer supported by Microsoft Internet Explorer. You can access Canvas using Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari or Microsoft Edge as your browser.

Login to Canvas Guide

Canvas help at the Welcome CenterCanvas Login Guide (pdf)

How to login to Canvas for the first time for students: 

  • Use your GCC Student ID number as username.

  • Use your first name first initial and last name first initial in CAPITAL LETTERS followed by an "@" sign and by your six-digit date of birth (mmddyy) as the password.
    For example, password for John Smith born January 23, 1990 would be JS@012390

  • You will be asked to change your password the first time you login. If you can’t log in a second time, you will have to reset your password. Remember to check your email to get the password reset code numbers.

What if I forgot my Canvas Password? Reset Instructions here (pdf)

How to reset student email password so you can reset Canvas password? Instructions here (pdf)

Canvas Login Help: Spanish, Russian, Armenian, Farsi