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Online tools and platforms

Our students use a number of different tools and technology to support their learning. You'll need access to high-speed internet and a computer that meets your program’s technology requirements to use these tools and complete your studies successfully. 

Here are some tools that you will gain access to shortly before your studies begin.

Name of platform Description How to access
MyNSCC MyNSCC provides students with access to important NSCC information. Manage and view your personal information, class schedules, make payments, and more.

Office 365 (Webmail) Office 365, offered by Microsoft, includes a series of web-based services including email, file sharing, web conferencing along with all of the Office suite applications, and many more online features.

Office 365 (Webmail)


Connect Connect is the College’s online space for students and employees. It’s where you’ll find information about services and supports, learn what’s happening at your campus, and more.


Brightspace Brightspace is the College’s online learning system where you can find course materials, outlines, class calendars, grades
and more.


ReadSpeaker ReadSpeaker is literacy support software offering text to speech, dictation, highlighting and more.

Built into Brightspace courses
Student Awards Portal The Student Awards Portal provides students the opportunity to search and apply for various forms of financial support including scholarships, bursaries, awards, urgent aid, and more.

Student Awards Portal

iCent App NSCC’s iCent app helps you connect with international student ambassadors and plan your move to Canada. The general content is for international students. How to download: Google Play, Apple Store

How to access:
Login Steps

Help with technology

If you need help accessing and using any of our technologies, you can reach out in the following ways: