Welcome to Brightspace by D2L

New Users
Your username (in most cases) is your last name, first initial, and middle initial; all lowercase with no spaces. It is the same username as your OCtech Connect username.  If unsure of your username, you may access it by clicking here.
Your initial, temporary password is your date of birth (mmddyy format), followed by an uppercase first, lowercase middle, and lowercase last initial.

Example Username: doeja  (Jane A. Doe)
Example Password: 062480Jad

Immediately after login, you should be prompted to change your password.  If you are not prompted to change your password upon initial login, please click on the drop down arrow by your name and click on Account Settings. You will then be able to click the Change Password link and update your password. Click here for video showing you how to change your password. The College recommends you change this initial password.

Login Help
If you have forgotten your username, please click here.
If you have forgotten your password after your initial login, please send an email to or call (803) 535-1224.

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