Student Information System at Loyalist College
The myLoyalist portal is your gateway to technology tools at Loyalist College. You can save your files on the college server. There’s a link on the Loyalist College homepage, but it’s easier to go directly to myloyalist.com where you can login directly.
MyLoyalist is how you access your Blackboard; Office 365 applications such as Outlook email, Microsoft Teams, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, OneNote etc., OneDrive; Remote Access Computer Lab; Service Desk support and more. Take a moment to review the FAQs menu (top right), you may find answers to your questions there.
Email is the official record of communication between you and your faculty members. Upon registration, you are given a Loyalist College email account which is your responsibility to manage. The account holds a finite amount of mail space (50GB) so it is critical that you maintain your mailbox daily. Do not allow your mailbox to fill or you will lose valuable communication. There is an archive folder that can allow you to store older messages on non-college drives such as a USB portable drive. Your user name will be set up as firstname.lastname@example.org. If you encounter problems with your email account, please contact email@example.com.
The Outlook account can be available to you on your smartphone as well. Configuring Loyalist email to an iPhone or Android.
Office 365 – Teams, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, OneNote and OneDive
This is a FREE program while you are a current student at Loyalist College. To access Office 365 applications within your myLoyalist, select your mail icon, then click the Apps launcher icon in the top left corner. A menu will open that lists all of the Microsoft Office applications you have access to while logged in to your myLoyalist.
These products are available to students for home/personal use. To install Office 365 to your laptop or desktop follow these installation instructions. All Loyalist users (students, faculty, and staff) have access to 1 TB of free storage in One Drive, a personal cloud storage space. Students can easily store and share files with other Loyalist users as well as those outside of the college.
If you have any questions or encounter problems, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Remote Access Computer Lab for Accessing All Other Software
If you require other software during your studies such as MS Project, MS Visio, Adobe Creative Cloud, Milano Spa, Zbrush etc. they can be accessed through the Remote Access Computer Lab icon that is in your myLoyalist dashboard. Once this icon is selected, you will be presented with a login screen, where you will connect with your Loyalist credentials. Then select an available computer to “join”. Once joined to an on campus computer, log into myLoyalist. There is an application called Apps2U which will provide access to all available software titles. Remember to save your work to your M:drive or other online storage such as OneDrive. If you have any questions, please contact email@example.com.
Autodesk: (AutoCad, Revit, Inventor, Maya, etc.) This software should you require it during your studies is available to students to download for personal use directly onto your own computer. The installation instructions are located within the FAQs in your myLoyalist. Download Autodesk Applications
Note: Please ensure your computer meets the minimum hardware requirements to properly run these applications.
If there is software that you are required to use as part of your program of study and it is still inaccessible off campus, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Upon registration, the college provided you with a user ID and password, those are your Banner credentials. Access your banner within your myLoyalist dashboard, click on the Banner icon, once logged in, you can access registration and other information including your final marks. Banner is the official transcript for your College course marks.
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