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Computing Access

You will need

What it gives you

What you need to do

Seneca Student Number

Access for support at the service desks, library, password changes

Obtain a Seneca OneCard from the OneCard office.

Seneca Account

Seneca Email, My.Seneca, SenecaNET Wireless, College workstations and other online Seneca services

Your Seneca username and email address are automatically generated once the College receives your application.

Seneca ID

Access to Seneca’s email, computer networks and systems

To start using your account, log on to the Seneca account via the MyID Self-Service.  Your account information will be sent to your personal email address (please check your junk mail folder if you cannot find the email).

Computers & Software

You may need

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Microsoft Office

Word, Excel, PowerPoint

Software is officially installed on all Seneca computers

Student Home Use Program Free and deeply discounted software such as Windows, Microsoft Office, and more. The Student Home Use Program page is available to all students.

Multimedia (Audio/Visual) Equipment

You may need

What you need to do

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Audio Visual equipment (microphones, projectors, etc.)

Audio & Visual

To request Audio & Visual services, send an email to Service Desk.

Important Web Sites

You may need

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Access my email via the web


My.Seneca - Blackboard

Access to the online portal to Seneca resources on the web

The official course tool supported by Seneca College

MyID Self-Service

Access to manage your Seneca account


IT Acceptable Use Policy

Policy outlines the underlying principles and rules that govern the use of Seneca Information Technology (IT) Resources

Student Centre Self-service website enabling students to view fees and make payments, enrol in and drop courses, change personal information, review academic history, create a plan, and run a credential audit (i.e. advisement) report. Student System tutorial site