Student Brightspace Questions

Answers to the most common help requests received from students are outlined below.

How to log in to Brightspace?

  • Log in at:
  • Alternatively, you can access Brightspace within your MyDal account or from the Dalhousie homepage at
  • Credentials for login: NetID and password

Late registering for a course?

  • Registered students will be given access to their courses on the first day of classes [unless the instructor has made the course unavailable until a later date]
  • Late registrants: Please allow at least 24 hours (Monday to Friday) for access to courses after registering

Trouble logging in?

If you have forgotten your NetID password, please use the link at:

Help with login and course availability at: