Important Dates

Fall Quarter 2021

October 25

Students can activate their new ctcLink accounts

November 3

Registration for Winter Quarter begins for returning students using ctcLink

November 8

Registration for Winter Quarter begins for new students using ctcLink

November 11

Veteran's Day (college closed)

November 25-26

Thanksgiving Break (college closed)

December 6-10

Finals Week

January 4

Winter Quarter classes begin

News and Information

ctcLink at Skagit Valley College

ctcLink is live for students! Go to the ctcLink for Students page for help with activating your account. Be sure to write down your new ctcLink ID number (EMPLID) when you get it and keep it in a safe place. You will need it to login to ctcLink.

Beginning November 3rd, returning students can enroll for Winter quarter in ctcLink. New students can enroll beginning November 8th. Go to the ctcLink Resources for Students for help on how to enroll for classes

You can browse the Winter schedule in ctcLink here under "Class Search". If you need help with the new ctcLink Class Search, please see this guide.

Remember to check your email for the latest updates. For alerts regarding ctcLink, follow us on SVC's ctcLink Twitter: Got questions? Contact [email protected]

COVID-19 Updates

To register for winter classes, students must self-attest to being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, request a medical or religious exemption, or declare online only learning. You will need to activate your ctcLink account to complete the attestation process in the student self-service:

Link to ctcLink Login for Attestation/Exemption

Guide for Student Attestation/Exemption in ctcLink

If you are not fully vaccinated and do not have an approved exemption on file, you are eligible to enroll in online courses only. To enroll in online-only classes, you are required to complete the online-only declaration stating that you will remain exclusively online for the quarter for both classes and on-campus activities.

Declare Online-only Learning

Any questions can be directed to Brooke Writer, SVC COVID-19 Coordinator, at [email protected].Learn more about SVC COVID-19 updates and resources.

2020 Tax Credit Payment Detail

The 2020 tax credit payment detail is now available, please see this page for more details: Tax Credit Payment Detail Information

Technology Resources Available!

Library staff is available to distribute materials on a limited basis. Materials can be picked up at both the Mount Vernon and Whidbey Island campuses. For more information, or to schedule an appointment, visit the Library Checkout page.

Microsoft Office Free for SVC Students

Did you know that you can get Microsoft Office for free if you are a current SVC student?  See these instructions on how to access it: Instructions for accessing Microsoft Office

MySVC Rave Alerts

For alerts regarding schedule changes due to weather and any other emergencies, make sure you sign up for email and text alerts via Rave: Sign up for MySVC Rave alerts here

IT HelpDesk Call Center

Student support is available for all SVC online systems:
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 360.416.7766
Hours: M-F 8am to 5pm
In-person: By Appointment
Click here to visit the Information Technology page for more information.

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SID & PIN Instructions

Your SID & PIN are required to access registration, payment & account tools. Your Student ID (SID) is a 9-digit assigned number given to you during the admissions process. Not sure? Look up your SID using the MySVC Student Toolbox.

Your default PIN is your birthday in MMDDYY format. For example, January 1st, 2007 would be: 010107. We suggest you change your PIN from the default for security reasons.

MySVC Edu Apps Login Instructions

These instructions are for logging into Canvas, MySVC email, docs, and calendar. Your MySVC Username is your first initial, last name, and the last four digits of your Student ID.

For Example: John Smith
SID # 740020987
Your username is: jsmith0987
NOTE: When logging in to Canvas or MySVC email, you need to enter your full email address as the username
Your email address would be: [email protected]
Lookup Your MySVC Username and Email Here

There is no default MySVC password, you will have to assign yourself a password on the MySVC toolbox here:

You will need to know your SID, PIN, and last 4 digits of your Social Security Number (SSN) to set/change your password.  See the first-time user instructions for more details: First Time MySVC Account Instructions PDF

If you need help with setting/changing your password, contact the Help Desk: View IT Help Desk Information

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