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All Students should follow the information below to assist logging in.


** Direct access to Canvas for Students **

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Username : Personal email address provided when applied or enrolled.
Password (default) : SurnameYearOfBirthPostcode e.g. Simpson1990S753ET

Login location > Login > Canvas (Student) > ** Direct access to Canvas for Students **
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Forgot Password?

Please use the “Forgot Password” feature. This will send an email to your personal email address to facilitate the password change. Please check your spam filter if this email doesn’t arrive.

Additional Support with login

If, after following the advice above, you are still having issues logging on, please email for assistance.

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