myNIC Login Info
Your myNIC User ID
Your myNIC user ID has a lowercase letter 'n' followed by your full student number.
For example, if your student number is 0999999, your myNIC user ID will be n0999999.
Your student number is listed on your Student Card, and also at the top of your registration statement.
All North Island College student numbers are 7 digits in length. Even if your student number has leading zeroes as its left-most digits, these zeroes are included in your username
Your initial password was given to you when you registered at NIC. if you have forgotten this, or have not received it, you will need to reset your password.
Your myNIC Password
Logging in Using Different Browsers
go to https://www.nic.bc.ca/mynic to login
Different browsers behave differently, but each browser should present a "dialog" box in which you can enter your username and password. If you find that you are unable to log in and you are inputting your username and password correctly, we suggest inserting nic\ before your username. This tells the computer that you wish to login to the NIC "domain" (note the Internet Explorer dialog box below states which "domain" you are trying to log in to). So you would have nic\n9999999 in the username box.
Go here to Reset your Password
In order to reset your password, you will need to have an external email address on record at North Island College. An external email address is one that does not end in either 'nic.bc.ca' or 'northislandcollege.ca'.
SSPR – Self Service Password Reset NIC
Before you can use SSPR you will have to setup/confirm your authentication methods. The first/next time you login to Office365, Adobe, Brightspace etc. you will be guided to setup your SSPR options with a “More information required” box followed by the setup procedure and options.
You can go to https://myaccount.microsoft.com/ to setup and manage SSPR or
Go to https://www.office.com/ and select Sign In
Enter your NIC Email address and select “Next” (Eg. Jstudent@northislandcollege.ca) Then your current NIC password.
You will then be presented with the “More information required” box. Click Next and you will be guided through the SSPR setup procedure and options.
Once redirected to the setup options, you will be required to setup at least one of the three options available. It’s recommended at a minimum to use the Authentication Email and Security Questions. Setting up more than one option is the most secure method.
Once completed you will be redirected back to the regular logon. You will now have the ability to reset/change your password and unlock your account when necessary.
Resetting your password and unlocking your account
To reset your password or unlock your account you can go here https://passwordreset.microsoftonline.com/
Follow the prompts to reset your password or recover/unlock your account.
Managing your password and security options
After setting up SSPR you can manage your security options or change your password at any time. To do this you can sign into your My Account here https://myaccount.microsoft.com/ or your Office365 here https://www.office.com/
Once signed in you can click your Avatar in the top right corner and click “View Account”
From there you can click on “Security info” or “Password” to manage your security info or change your password respectively.
Note: If you have not yet setup Self Service Password Reset(SSPR) you can reset your password by following the directions below
Your myNIC Password is Your Key to NIC
All your services at NIC use the same password (myNIC, Blackboard, Office 365, etc.), so if you can’t get into one, you probably can’t get in to any.
If you have forgotten your password, go Here to Reset Your Password
How do I change my Password?
1. Click or tap this link: Change my password
2. Enter your Student ID:
3. Enter your current password (old password)
4. Enter a new password
5. Confirm the new password
You're good to go!
Getting Locked Out?
myNIC has a built in security feature to prevent your account from being accessed by unauthorized users. Your account will lock after 3 unsuccessful logins. This can happen to you if you have entered your information incorrectly, or have forgotten your password. If you feel you have not entered your credentials incorrectly, here are some things to try if you're still having myNIC issues:
1. Clear your internet history
2. Erase all saved passwords from your Internet Browser (forms, iCloud KeyChain, etc.)
3. Try using a "Private Browsing" tab in your internet browser (incognito mode, etc.)
4. Try using a different Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer, etc.)
5. Reset your password, wait 15 minutes, make sure your credentials are entered correctly (nic\n9999999)
Watch the video below for a step by step instruction on how to login, and to get yourself familiar with the basic functionality of myNIC. This video will help you make myNIC work for you!
*Please note, as of August 17, 2020, Blackboard will not display course information in myNIC, and will be accessible through the direct link https://learn.nic.bc.ca, we apologize for the inconvenience
myNIC is your personalized information portal that gives you access to a variety of services, such as WebAdvisor self-service, student email, personal digital storage and Learning Communities. A calendar helps you organize your time, and Announcements will keep you informed of important information.
myNIC LOGIN https://mynic.nic.bc.ca
Enter your myNIC user ID and temporary password
Your myNIC User ID and temporary password were sent to you. If you can’t find the information that was sent to you, you’ll need to request a temporary password. Access the myNIC homepage and click on ‘Forgot your password’. A new temporary password will be emailed to you.
HOURS OF OPERATION
myNIC is unavailable from 2 am to 3 am daily.
Access Your Student Record Online
For most programs you can register for classes, view and print class schedules, make payments, check grades and finances, change personal information, and more with myNIC—an online service that allows you to access your student record from the NIC website.
WebAdvisor provides you with self-service functions from registration, to fee payments and tax receipts. You can manage it all online without having to come onto the campus. Click on the Students menu in the Web Advisor part.
The following are all the self-service functions that are available:
2. Student Email
All communications from NIC will be through your student email account and in Announcements on the myNIC homepage. Check your email often.
Links to all the NIC news. Keep up with what is happening around campus.
Links to a calendar of events.
Linked directly with the college’s Schedules and Deadlines. View it often to avoid missing any important deadline dates.
6. My Team Sites
Program areas, interest groups and other community groups may have “Learning Communities”. These Learning Communities are areas where group members can collaborate online (discussions, document sharing etc.).
7. myNIC FAQ’s
Answers to some of the most frequently asked questions. If you’re having difficulty using myNIC, browse through this information and you may find your answer.
8. My Week/My To Do
The My Week and My To Do web parts summarize information from your student mailbox (personal calendar entries) as well as the meeting times for courses you are enrolled in.
By accessing myNIC daily you’ll never miss an important announcement.
10. My Bookmarks
Provides links to the following resources:
You can also save your own links in this list.
11. My Document Library
Online personal storage for your files. Your files are available anywhere you have a web browser
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