The information and resources below aim to provide answers to  help students access their student account, Langara computing ID, Brightspace, and other online learning tools.

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Online Accounts and Log In information can be found below:

Brightspace by Desire 2 Learn (D2L) is the online course management system used to enhance learning outside the classroom. Through Brightspace by D2L, students can access course material posted by instructors. In addition, other features of Brightspace include: assignments, quizzes, exams, and discussion boards. You can log into Brightspace by using your Langara E-mail Address and password. Your registered courses will appear in Brightspace on the first day of class.


Note: Instructors decide whether to include Brightspace by D2L or not into their course planning.


Monthly Maintenance

Desire2Learn performs regular monthly maintenance in on a selected day in April, May, June, July, and August. During these dates, Brightspace by D2L will be unavailable between 10:00pm and 4:00am.

The SIS is where you can get access to your student records, including your registered courses, schedules, receipts and grades. You can also register for some CS courses here yourself. You must also log into the SIS in order to set up your Computer User ID and set your password.

Office 365 Email is the portal for Langara E-mail (Outlook), as well as access to Microsoft 365 programs such as Word, Excel and Powerpoint.

To log into the SIS, first go to our login page and click on the link that says Student Information System. You will use your 9-digit Langara ID Number (LID) as your Login ID. This is a 9 digit number assigned to you when your account is created.


If it is your first time logging in, after you have entered this information you will be asked to accept our Terms of Use, and then you will be asked to enter your PIN again in order to set your Forget PIN Question. Once you have completed that, you can find all Continuing Studies functions by clicking on the “Students” tab at the top of the page, then clicking on “Continuing Studies”.

Your Langara ID will be listed on the paper receipt we will mail to you after registration. If you have not yet received your receipt, please call us at 604-323-5322 to retrieve your LID.

If you have logged in before, and have set your Forget PIN Question, you can click the “Forgot PIN?” button on the login page to recover it. If you are still unable to get your password, please call us at 604-323-5322.

If you would like to reset your PIN, or change the Forget PIN Question, click the tab at the top of the page that says “Change Login Profile”. They are listed as the “myLangara PIN” and “myLangara Forget PIN Question”.

For further information, please refer to our New Student Guide.


To log into Brightspace, first go to our Login page and click on the Brightspace option. This will bring you to a Langara branded Microsoft login screen asking for your e-mail. Enter your Langara e-mail address and, in the next screen, your Computer User ID Password.

You can find your CUID by logging into the Student Information System and clicking on the tab at the top of the page that sats “Change Login Information”, then clicking on “Maintain Computer User ID – Continuing Studies”. Your CUID will be listed there.

Your Langara E-Mail Address is your CUID, and can be found on the “Maintain Computer User ID – Continuing Studies” page mentioned above.

To set up your password for the CUID, you can find on the “Maintain Computer User ID – Continuing Studies” page a line that starts with “RESET/FORGOTTEN Password”. Click the link at the end of the line to open a new window.


Please enter your CUID and click Continue. We will send an e-mail to the address listed above as your non-Langara email address with a link to set your password.


This will open a new window. Click on “Continue”, then enter your new password twice. Please note the requirements for this password. Then click on “Change Password”. 


You should now be able to use your Langara e-mail address and your new password to log into Brightspace.

You will not be able to see your course in Brightspace until the first day of the class. If it is already the first day, and it is still not there, please contact your instructor or program coordinator.

Accounts can only be activated once you are registered for a course, and should be made active automatically. If you are currently registered, but still inactive, you can click the link at the end of the line that says “ACTIVATE new account”

You can see your current e-mail on the Personal Information screen under the Students menu. There you can add or change your preferred e-mail address, as well as change your address and phone number.

To log onto computers on campus or to get on the WiFi network, you have to use your Computer User ID.


Free WiFi:

Connect to Langara network

Open a web browser and enter your Computer User ID and password when prompted.


You can also set up "eduroam" and "eduroam5GHz" wireless network:

Connect to Langara network (This step can be skipped if your device already has access to Internet)

Open a web browser and go to the following website 

Login using your Langara email account

Follow the instructions to automatically configure Wifi network.


Langara College Computing Use Policy. Please note any misuse of computing resources can result in account privileges being suspended.


For further information, please search our knowledge base at You will also find ways to contact IT should you have any questions.