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If you are student or faculty member in a program affiliated with Concordia University - Portland, the following information is relevant to you and will prove helpful in your success with Concordia Online Education.
Quick Reference Guide


MyCU is the name of the Banner Self-Service tool that users affiliated with an online Concorida Portland program have access to. For more information, click below:
1. About MyCU
2. Password Recovery
3. Accepting Financial Aid (students)
4. Checking Your Class Schedule (students)
5. Updating Your Contact Information

Network Accounts

Portland users need to activate their network account. This account is used to access Blackboard, email, and library resources. Once you have received your G number from you academic advisor or hiring manager you should receive instructions for activating that account. The below articles provide more information or how to steps on accessing those resources.
1. Activating Your Network Account
2. About Network Accounts
3. Password Reset


The usage of Blackboard does not differ based on institution, only how to access it. Click on the link below for how to access Blackboard. If you need further tutorials, the link to the general Blackboard page is right below that.
1, Logging Into Blackboard
2. Blackboard Help


Concordia Portland offers all employees and students access to a Concordia Portland email address. Our email runs on a Microsoft Exchange server. Running an Exchange server has many benefits that integrate with Windows operating systems and serve to increase functionality in the workplace and educational environment. To learn more about the features of email as well as some basic functionality in Outlook, please use the link below:
1. Accessing Email
2. About Email
3. Connecting Email to Mobile Device

MS Office

Concordia Portland students and faculty are eligible to participate in the Microsoft's Enrollment for Education Solutions License Program (ESS). This program allows access to select Microsoft products for students and employees. For more information on that, along with steps on how to access it, please click the link below:
1. How to Download
2. About Microsoft Software