1.) Your Brightspace Login
Your username will be your first initial + last name + last four digits of your seven-digit Clatsop Student ID#. Your password will be your date of birth in the following format: YYYYMMDD. This is separate from your MYCCC account.
Example: For John Q. Student with Student ID# 000-1234 and date of birth January 31, 1991, his username will be: jstudent1234 and his password will be: 19910131 .
2.) Your Student Email
Brightspace will be using your student email as the address to reach you electronically. All messages sent to you from Brightspace will go to your CCC student email. See information on how to access your account on the Login Help page. Please check your email account often for messages from your instructors and fellow Brightspace students.
3.) Participate Right Away
Remember to login to your class and start participating right away. Instructors will be taking student attendance the first week and the registrar's office will be doing an administrative drop of students who have not checked in with the instructor and/or completed any assignments by Friday afternoon of the first week of class.
To login to Brightspace, click on the link above or below.
If you cannot login to Brightspace, it may be because you have not verified your picture ID with the Distance Learning department. This is now a federal requirement and you will not have access to your online class or classes until you do so. For information call (503) 338-2341 or email Distance Learning. It could also be that your system password has expired. To change your system password - you'll need to come to campus and log on to one of the Computer Lab computers.
Brightspace Maintenance Window Second Saturday of the Month.
Brightspace shuts down for system maintenance and upgrades on the second Saturday of each month, from 10:00 pm Saturday - 4:00 am Sunday. Please be aware that the system will not be available at this time. Make sure to clear your browsing history during that time to avoid difficulties logging in after the maintenance period.