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


Canvas courses will be available to students on the first day of class. Instructors may opt to make them available earlier.

Help for students, staff, and faculty

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.”

Three Ways to Access Canvas

  1. Canvas link on the Fullerton College website in the upper right corner or the three lines on the mobile version. Click the Canvas logo Canvas logo
  2. Go directly to the secure login page at: fullcoll.instructure.com.
  3. Login to MyGateway. Go to the Student or Faculty tab, and scroll down to the Distance Education box. Click on Canvas at Fullerton College.

Login using your MyGateway user name and password.

If you 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.

Campus Computer Lab Locations & Hours



Course combines some percentage of class time online and some on campus.


Offered entirely or primarily online. Some instructors may require attendance on campus for orientation and testing.


Face-to-face courses that use an online learning management system (LMS), such as Blackboard or Canvas.

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.