Distance Education

Welcome to Distance Education @ Mendocino College

Canvas is the exclusive Learning Management System for Mendocino College.

New Student?

Five Steps to Success

Step 1 - APPLY

Step 2 - ORIENTATION

The orientation eases your transition to Mendocino College by providing valuable information on college programs, services, polices and procedures.  You may complete the new student orientation online, using your WebAdvisor User ID and Password, or attend an in person orientation provided through the Counseling Office.  Orientation is required of all new students and students returning after an absence. Please contact the Counseling Department directly at 707.468.3048 for more information.

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Step 3 - ASSESSMENT

Placement results help you and your counselor determine which classes are most appropriate.  You may be exempt from this requirement if you have completed a placement test within the previous three years at another college, successfully completed math or English coursework at an accredited college or university, received an Associate degree or higher, or completed certain exams or coursework in high school.  Please check with the Office of Admissions and Records for more information.

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Step 4 - EDUCATION PLAN & COUNSELING

Submit transcripts and create an education plan with a counselor. 707.468.3048

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Step 5 - ENROLL

You can register for classes and pay fees online through your WebAdvisor account or in person at the Office of Admissions and Records on the Ukiah Campus, Lakeport Center or North County Center.

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Buy Books & Supplies

Returning Student?

Canvas Login Portal Access your classes on the Canvas portal.

Use your College WebAdvisor Username and Password to access Canvas

Full-term fall classes open on the first day of the semester.

Canvas Student Guide website
Canvas Overview for Students video

Canvas Support Hotline for Mendocino College: 1-844-589-3850

Distance Education Coordinator
Vivian Varela
Email: varela@mendocino.edu Office Phone: (707) 467-1024

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