Student Users of Canvas

  1. Go to
  2. On the login prompt, type your myPHSC Login ID and password.
    • To obtain this login ID, log in to WISE. Your login ID and default password will be listed on the home screen. 
    • The myPHSC login ID is also the first part of your student email address. For example, if your student email address is, your login ID is ABC1234.
  3. After logging in to the PHSC Portal, select “Go to Canvas” located in the first tile on the home screen. 

Special Note: It is important to set up your password security responses in the Self Service Password Reset (SSPR) system to ensure access to your account should you forget your password or the password expires. Review the information below to better understand this process.

Self Service Password Reset System (SSPR)

Change Password and Setup Password Responses

  1. Go to and log in with your current myPHSC Login ID and password.
  2. To setup your security questions and responses:
    • If you have never setup your security questions, you will be redirected to the security questions and responses setup page.
      • After completing the three security questions and responses, click on Save Answers.
      • Next, confirm your responses. You must Confirm your information or it will not be saved in the SSPR.
      • Click Continue to go back to the Home Page.
    • If you would like to modify your security questions, login and select Setup Security Questions in the menu.
  3. Change the password to ensure your PHSC account is secure. Login and click on Change Password from the Main menu.
  4. Log in to myPHSC using your updated password.


Forgot Your myPHSC Password?

After your security questions and responses are setup, you can then use the Forgot Password function to reset your password using the following steps:

  1. Select the Forgot Password link on the login page and follow the directions.
  2. Answer your secret question using the information you provided when setting up your account.

For step-by-step instructions with screen shots please download the Self Service Password Reset directions.

If you are unable to log in to myPHSC or the SSPR, and did not set up your security questions, contact us using one of the following options:

  • Help Desk at 727-816-3311 Monday through Friday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 
  • Information Center at 727-847-2727 Monday through Thursday 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Email the Help Desk at with your name and myPHSC login ID to have your password reset

Please note: Faculty and staff will need to visit the Accessing Canvas (Accessing Canvas link to removed) page on the Academic Technology website to obtain login information.