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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-212 for assistance.

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3. Passwords

BCC has implemented a single-password system for all BCC technologies.  See the BCC Student Portal/Landing Page for the most current password information and access to the password management tool. 

Students are expected to use the password tool to create and reset/change their password.   Full directions for setting and resetting passwords may be found on the Student Portal page.

IMPORTANT: Passwords must be changed every 90 days and cannot be repeated for at least one year.

What does the password have to include?

A minimum 8 characters of which:

At least one is a capital letter

At least one is a lowercase letter

At least one is a number

At least one of the following four special characters:

  • Slash (/)
  • Dash (-)
  • Underscore (_)
  • Exclamation mark (!)

Cannot include any other special character.

Where do I use this password?

  • ·Moodle
  • ·Logging onto campus computers and the student wireless network
  • ·Student email
  • ·Self-Service
NOTE:  This password does NOT apply to sites where you purchase access codes such as MyMathLab, SAM, etc.

Contact Distance Learning via email at or come by the office in Building A, room A-212 for assistance with your username and password.