First Time Login

If you are logging in for the first time, you need to setup your account password. Here are the steps to set up your account.

Note: If you have previously logged into Canvas, there is no need to Reset Password, you may directly log in to mySMCCD Portal.


1. Find your Welcome letter email and click on the activation link.

Note: Can't find your Welcome letter? Visit First Time Login with Forgot Username tutorial page.

Welcome Letter mySMCCD account activation service page link is highlighted




2. Inside the input box, enter your date of birth in MM/DD/YYYY format. Click “Submit”


mySMCCD Account Activation Service Home with highlighted input field and button submit



3. After entering your birthday successfully, you will see a screen showing your account has been activated. Now you need to set your password.


successful activation screen



4. Check your personal email for an email from “OneLogin”. Inside, find and click on the activation link to set your password.


Screenshot of an invitation email with the password reset link highlighted




5. Enter your new password into the “New Password” and “Confirm Password”. Click “Submit”.

Your new password must be at least 8 characters long, contains letters, and digits.


New password setting screen


6. Sign into the mySMCCD Portal using your username and password

Note: For more details, visit How to log in to mySMCCD Portal tutorial page.

mySMCCD Portal Login