Get prepared for College

Starting or returning to college is a big step and the transition into post-secondary can be challenging. The Langara Student Success Course (LSSC) prepares you for academic life at Langara and introduces you to key supports available on campus and online.  



Accessible 24/7

Fall course is accessible from August 8 - December 4



The LSSC is available to you through your Brightspace account – and it’s free! The LSSC is accessible 24/7 and includes a team of student ambassadors who share fantastic information about being a successful student at Langara.


What do you get in this course?

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  • understanding of what to expect in a college classroom
  • tools to be successful in your studies
  • strategies to study effectively
  • new organizational and time management skills
  • early access to virtual student information sessions 


Make the most of your time at Langara



Start today. We recommend you complete the LSSC course before your classes start to make the most of your time at Langara. Students who complete the course have higher grades and accomplish more throughout their studies. To access the LSSC, see the step-by-step instructions at the bottom of the page.



LSSC Information Table with our Student Ambassadors 

Drop by the LSSC Information Table in the Library to talk with the student ambassadors. Ask questions, get information and meet other students:

  • Monday, September 11, 10:30-12:30pm
  • Tuesday, September 12, 2:30-4:30pm
  • Wednesday, September 13, 10:30-12:30pm
  • Thursday, September 14, 10:30-12:30pm
  • Monday, September 18, 11:00-1:00pm
  • Tuesday, September 19, 10:30-12:30pm
  • Wednesday, September 20, 1:00-3:00pm
  • Tuesday, September 26, 2:30-4:30pm
  • Wednesday, September 27, 10:30-12:30pm

Come talk about whatever's on your mind.


Attend virtual information sessions 

Meet Langara staff and our LSSC Student Ambassadors and learn about:

  • What is the LSSC & how can it help me get ready for the new semester? Friday, August 11, 8:00-9:00am
  • Intercultural considerations for a diverse campus. Monday, August 14, 8:00-9:30am
  • Making the most of the Langara Library and Learning Commons. Tuesday, August 15, 9:00-10:00am
  • Effective groupwork for diverse teams. Wednesday, August 16, 8:00-9:15am
  • LSSC Student Ambassador tips for getting through your first semester. Friday, August 25, 9:00-11:00am

To access the zoom link, please check the LSSC course announcements in Brightspace. 


Steps to access the Langara Student Success Course (LSSC)

The Langara Student Success Course (LSSC) is an initiative at Langara delivered to students online through Brightspace. The goal of the LSSC is to strengthen your skills for academic life at Langara and introduce you to key resources and opportunities available at the College. The LSSC Fall 2023 will open on August 8, 2023.

Self-registration for Fall 2023 LSSC will also start on August 8, 2023 .

New Students

If you are a new student, you will automatically be enrolled in the LSSC course accessible through the homepage after you log into Brightspace ». Use your Computer User ID to log in.

Get instructions to set up your computer ID ».

Current Students

1. Log in to Brightspace ».


2. On the homepage, click on Self Registration near the upper left.If you are not on the homepage, you will not see the "Self Registration logo". Please click on the Langara logo to return home.


3. Select the LSSC-1000 – Langara Student Success Course Fall 2023 from the Self Registering Course Offerings list.


4. Confirm registration by clicking on the Register button.


5. You are now registered for the course. Please check your email for confirmation.


Questions? Contact the LSSC Team


Join the conversation

Start following Langara on your favourite social media channels and join the conversation. We are most active with student engagement on Instagram and Facebook, but you can also find us on LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube, TikTok, and Snapchat.

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