Section: Getting Started | Student-Technologies-Orientation | BCC

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  • General

    Student Technologies Orientation

    Welcome! This orientation is designed to give an overview of the technologies you will need to be a successful student at BCC.  Additionally, there are introductions to the services available to you at BCC.

    To complete the orientation, start with the first section, looking at each item in order. Some of you may want to go to the computer help sites; some of you may not need to complete that section.

    This orientation contains downloadable PDF tip sheets, powerpoint presentations, and links to websites as well as several short online "books" addressing specific areas. 

    To view the books, click on the title of the desired topic, then use the left/right arrows or the page titles on the left side of the page to navigate through the material.  Some pages are long - be sure to scroll down through the material.

    The topics included are: Getting Started, Email, Moodle, Self-Service/WebAdvisor, Student Services, and a section on various Microsoft software.

    NOTE:  All links open in a new tab.

Getting Started

  • Getting Started

    • This "book" contains the general information you need to get started.  Please take the time to review the information and feel free to contact Distance Learning/Student Technologies at or stop by A-216 for assistance.

      Click on the Start Here link above to begin.  Navigation and printing information for this document will be found on the first page.

    • NOTES:  

      • Your student ID number is NOT your social security number. 
      • The letter A may not appear at the left and right of the number sequence on the back of newer DolphinCards.

    • Answers to many of the most common questions at the beginning of the semester can be found in this document.