Important Notice: Change to OCAD U Sign-in Format

Dear Students,

Effective June 12, 2022, Continuing Studies students will be required to sign into web services, including Canvas Cloud (OCAD U's learning management system) and TopDesk (for IT Services Support) with an OCAD U Email Address. When prompted, please enter your OCAD U username followed by For example, if your username is X012345, you will use (Note that this is not an email account). Your password will remain the same. If you need to reset your password, you can do so here:  

Please note: This new format is for sign-in purposes only and is not associated with an OCAD U email account.

You can continue using your OCAD U username (without to access your Continuing Studies Student Portal, on-campus computers, and the OCAD U WiFi network, until further notice. 

If you have any questions, please contact us at

Thank you.