Welcome to Distance Education at Fullerton College!

The mission of Distance Education is to support the success of Fullerton College students and faculty who use educational technology in face-to-face, hybrid, and online courses.

Note: New student Canvas accounts for Spring 2021 will be available on December 1, 2020.

Four Ways to Access Canvas

  1. Go directly to the secure login page at: fullcoll.instructure.com
      • Use your MyGateway username and password to login.
      • You will then be directed to your Canvas dashboard
  2. Download the mobile app
  3. Find the Canvas link on the Fullerton College website on the homepage.

Canvas Link on FC Homepage

  1. Inside MyGateway, in the student tab,
      • Click on Student in the left-hand sidebar
      • Scroll down and find the Canvas symbol or the Canvas @ Fullerton College hyperlink in the Distance Education section of the page.
      • If you need to reset your MyGateway password, do it only once and wait for the system to sync up which can take up to an hour. If you reset it multiple times, the system will get gridlocked. For help with MyGateway, call the District Information Services Help Desk: 714-808-4849.

Canvas link on MyGateway

Canvas Support

Canvas Support MenuCanvas Chat: Live chat with Canvas Support.  Find link in Support Menu in Canvas

Canvas 24/7 Support Line: 1-844-600-4948

Report a Problem with Canvas: Find link in the Support Menu in Canvas. File a ticket for a personal response from the Canvas support team.

For help with Canvas, call 844-600-4948. Or, click on the Help icon in your Canvas dashboard to send a message under “Report a Problem.”

For help with missing classes in Canvas or a missing Canvas account (Spring 2021 accounts available 12/1/2020), please use the Canvas Help Form.

This video gives great advice on how to succeed in your online class:
As cited in BP5500,  “A student who violates the standards of student conduct shall be subject to disciplinary action including, but not limited to, the removal, suspension or expulsion of the student.” You are in violation of the  Standards of Student Conduct and Discipline Policy  any time you allow someone else to log in and/or complete your coursework on your behalf.