Students who registered for the MDT (specifically wanting to take Test 2 or SDT) but are new to Langara must activate their Langara Computer User ID before being able to take the test on Brightspace. Follow the directions on the link below to activate your CUID:

Computer User ID activation instructions

To log in to the Student Information System you will need your nine-digit Langara ID (Format: 100000000) and your password (PIN). If you don't know what your Langara ID is, contact the Continuing Studies Office at 604.323.5322.Your default password has the following format:



  • 'F' is the first letter of your first name in UPPERCASE
  • 'L' is the first letter of your last name in UPPERCASE
  • YYYY is your Year of Birth
  • MM is your Month of Birth
  • DD is your Date of Birth

Please note that the dash '-' is mandatory. Please change your PIN to a password that only you will know after your first visit to Langara's login page.


Once you have activated your Computer User ID, you should be able to log into Brightspace using your Langara email (e.g. and password. The Math Diagnostic Test will appear as a course on your Brighspace home page on the morning of the test.  


Instructions on how to access and write the MDT (specifically Test 2 and SDT) on Brightspace will be emailed to each registered student a week prior to the test date.  Please make sure you email is up to date on your student account.