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NOVAConnect Resources for Students

  • students use NOVAConnect in the library

NOVAConnect is the name of NOVA’s Student Information System (SIS), your central source for accessing all your essential student information at your convenience.

Our Student Information System (SIS)

NOVAConnect gives you the ability to complete an array of online tasks including searching and registering for classes, dropping/swapping courses, accessing your records, making payments and managing your personal information.

To access NOVAConnect, the Student Information System (SIS),  click on  myNOVA > Log In > click on VCCS SIS: Student Information System > click on Student Center.

To learn how to use the Student Information System check out the tutorials. There is a tutorial for every task you may want to complete in NOVAConnect.


Once you feel comfortable with how to use NOVAConnect, log in and get started by clicking myNOVA. You can also find the myNOVA tab at the top of every page of the NOVA website.


If you experience difficulty accessing NOVAConnect, please call the IT Help Desk at 703.426.4141.


  • Every semester, you must reset your Preferences through the SIS Student Center to be sure NOVA is in the Institution box and the Term is the current one.
  • Former NOVA students who have not taken credit classes within the last three years need to complete the online application before enrolling in classes.
  • If you decide you do not want a class after you have enrolled, be sure to drop it so you will not be charged.
  • Find out which days you can begin Priority Registration by logging into NOVAConnect.
More Reminders


  1. Review the  "How To" tutorials.
  2. Look at the  FAQ.
  3. Print copy of  How to Use Student Center Guide.
  4. Check the  Important Information.
  5. Call the  IT HelpDesk at 703.426.4141.