Online Learning Resources for Students

Technology Center

Drop in during open lab hours or call to make an appointment
(209) 588-5011

Daytime Tech Support 
(209) 588-5385

Student IT Service Desk
MondayFriday, 8 am5 pm
(Closed on Wednesdays,
10–11 am)

24/7 Canvas Support
Live Chat

Live chat support from a Canvas representative

To log in to Canvas, select the Canvas icon at the upper right of this webpage. Then log in with your Columbia email address and password. There are many tools and resources offered for your online learning experience, both instructional and student services. You can search for Online Classes on the Columbia College Schedule.

Learn to Navigate Canvas and Zoom!

Canvas orientations will be hosted throughout the summer to help you learn how to use Canvas and Zoom for your online courses. Join our live orientations on Zoom during any of the following dates and times:

  • July 1, 9 - 10am
  • July 2, 10 - 11am
  • July 3, 3 - 4pm

If you are unable to attend any of these sessions, resources are available to you through:

Logging into Canvas

Canvas is single-sign-on, which means you'll use your email address and password to sign in. The directions to access your email should have been sent to your student YCCD email for login information. Here are the single sign-on instructions for getting set up. For further assistance contact the IT Service Desk at 209-588-5385.

Access Canvas from a Web Browser by selecting the Canvas Login button at the upper right of this website, or going to Sign in using your email address and password.

Canvas Support 

Zoom Resources

Your instructor may use ConferZoom, or called ConferNow in Canvas, for lectures. To prepare for this, download the Zoom app. Students do not need to create a Zoom account to attend Zoom class sessions.

Online Learning Readiness

Be sure to check your student email regularly for communication from your instructors and for vital campus information. Forward your student email to your personal email for easier checking.

Additional Resources

OU Campus Login