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FAQ - IT for Students

  1. It’s my first time as a student, where do I go to enroll?
  2. How do I download Office 365?
  3. I brought my own laptop to campus. How can I log in to the wireless?
  4. How do I access MyDrive?

It’s my first time as a student, where do I go to enroll?

myNOVA is the student login portal. You can find the login button on NOVA's website. Additional information about myNOVA can be found here. Once you log in you will have access to your Student Information System, student email, Canvas, and library resources. The Student Information System will allow you to enroll in courses.

How do I download Office 365?

A free version of the Office suite is available to active students who are currently taking courses. Navigate to the NOVA Office 365 site. Login with your full VCCS email address and myNOVA/Canvas password. Once logged in you will have the option to download and install the office suite.

For additional information please click here.

I brought my own laptop to campus. How can I log in to the wireless?

The student wireless network is called ‘Directory’. First connect to the wifi network like you would any other. You should be propted to login. You should use your MyNova username and password to login. See the student wireless website for additional information.

How do I access MyDrive? 

MyDrive is a new simplified system similar to Google Drive or Dropbox. Web folders can be accessed using your MyNOVA username and password. Please click the link below for more information:

How to Access MyDrive

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