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Guide to KCC online resources

Use your KCC user ID to access the computers on campus and online resources on My KCC​.

KCC user ID and password

  • Your user ID is created within one business day after your application is submitted to KCC.
  • The initial password is the last six-digits of your Social Security number.
  • You will be required to change the password upon first use.

Finding your KCC user ID

  1. Go to
  2. Choose “What’s My User ID?”.
  3. Enter your last name.
  4. Enter your Social Security Number or KCC Student ID number.
  5. Click “Submit”.

My KCC portal resources

KCC student email

Email for KCC students is hosted through Google.

  • The address format is
  • Access Student Email through My KCC at

Accessing online courses

  • Access online courses through My KCC -
  • Courses are accessible through Canvas by 8 a.m. the first day of the course.

Enrolling in password self-service

Password Self-Service allows you to reset a forgotten password remotely from any device.

  1. Go to My KCC -
  2. In the “Bookmarks and Links” section, choose “Password Self-Service.”
  3. Sign in with your KCC user ID and password.
  4. New users will be prompted to enroll in Password Self-Service.
  5. Provide answers for up to five security questions.
  6. You have the option to set up an SMS Verification Code or Google Authenticator App.

Register online

Notes: A Master Academic Plan is required for degree seeking students. To register online using Student Self-Service, you must meet these requirements:

  • Complete New Student Orientation.
  • Enroll in, or have completed, one credit hour or more at KCC in the past three years (not including 0900-0999 courses).
  • Have a KCC GPA of 2.0 or higher (if the current semester/term is your first at KCC – this requirement is waived).
  1. Go to My KCC -
  2. In the “College Applications” section, choose “Student Self-Service.”
  3. Click “Student Planning."
  4. Click “Plan and Schedule.”
  5. Click “Timeline.”
  6. Click the “Term” (i.e. Fall 2020).
  7. For each course, click on “View Other Sections” under the course title.
  8. Hover over the available sections (this will highlight the sections on your calendar).
  9. Click “Add Section to Schedule” in the pop-up window (repeat for remaining courses).
  10. Click “Register Now.”

After registering, check your KCC email account for registration confirmation.

Pay for classes

  1. Go to My KCC -
  2. In the “College Applications” section, choose “Student Self-Service.”
  3. Click on “Student Finance.”
    • To pay in full, click on “View Account” and “Make Payments.”
    • To set up a payment plan, click “Nelnet Payment Plan."

Opt-in for emergency and information text alerts

  • Online:
    1. Go to My KCC -
    2. Click on “Students” in the “KCC Connect” section.”
    3. Click “User Account.”
    4. Click on “Address/Phone Number Change.”
    5. Enter your cell phone number in the box under “Phone Number.”
    6. Use the drop down menu to select the “Type” as “WSM Receive Text Alerts.”
    7. Click “Submit.”
  • In person: Visit the registration counter in Student Services and complete a “Change of Personal Information” form.