Student Account

Student Account

Username and Password

Upon admission, all students are issued a username and default password. While enrolled at DMC, your username gives you access to WebDMC, Canvas, campus computers, and other resources.

Get your username and password

Change Password

It is the student's responsibility to maintain access to their student account. Keep in mind:

  • Your password will expire every 120 days.
  • After 3 failed login attempts, the account will be locked for 30 minutes.

I don't know my password

If you do not know your password, you have two options:

  1. Call Viking Help Desk at (361) 698-2330 to reset your password.
  2. If you have registered for self-service password reset:
    1. Go to email address is
    2. Below the sign-in form, select Can't access your account?
    3. Choose Work or school account.
    4. Follow the instructions to reset your password.

I know my password

If you know your password, you may change it using Office 365 now.

  1. Go to Your email address is
  2. Go to Settings (gear icon in top right corner).
  3. Choose Password.
  4. Follow the instructions to change your password.
  • Register for self-service password reset

    Register once to be able to reset a forgotten password in the future!

    1. Go to the password reset registration page at
    2. Enter your email address and password provided by the college. (Call Viking Help Desk at 361-698-2330 if you don’t know your password.)
    3. Set up at least one authentication method (phone, alternate email, or security questions).

Student email

Your student email address is your DMC username followed by

Outlook app on an iPhone X. Link goes to email login.Important information about admissions, financial aid and classes will be sent to this address, so check it often!

Del Mar provides Microsoft Outlook to all new and current students for sending and receiving email. Your mailbox can be accessed with your full student email address and DMC password at

You can also download the Outlook mobile app for iOS and Android devices!

If you prefer to use a personal email account, log into your student email and set up email forwarding so you don't miss anything important. TIP: Add your Del Mar email address to your personal email account's safe list.

Click here for more tips about using student email!

Check Student email

Office 365

Office 365 app dashboard showing Outlook, OneDrive, Word and other icons. Links to portal login.

In addition to Microsoft Outlook, students have access to a full suite of Microsoft apps through Office 365 online. While enrolled as a student, benefits include:

  • 1TB of FREE! online file storage using the OneDrive app from any internet-connected device
  • Online and desktop versions of Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Download Word, PowerPoint and Excel for FREE! on up to 5 personal devices
  • Windows users can also download Access (not available for Mac)
  • Collaborate in real time with teachers and students! Take class notes in OneNote, write essays in Word, or create presentations using PowerPoint and Sway.

Access Office 365 Apps

Tips and Resources

Page last updated January 6, 2021.

Getting Username and Password


Log into Canvas, browser information, missing course information.

Check your student email for important information.

Email Tips
How to reset your own password, forward your email, and more.

Microsoft Teams
Tips for students on joining Teams meetings online.

Check your schedule, register for classes, view financial aid, etc.

Contact Information

Information Technology
101 Baldwin Blvd.
(361) 698-1300
Fax: 361-698-1163

Viking Help Desk
Multiservice Center (map)
(Behind Testing office)
3013 Ayers St.
(361) 698-2330