- MyCarleton Portal
- Carleton Central
- Carleton Content Management System (CCMS)
- Carleton.ca Web Hosting
- Website News
MyCarleton Portal provides access to information and multiple services that students, faculty, staff and other members of the University community use frequently. From within the Portal you can access Brightsapce, your Carleton Email, Carleton Central, and more.
Carleton Central provides online services for students and employees at Carleton University.
Students will find everything you need to review your admission application, register for courses, change your address, view your student record, and more. Employees will find information on payroll, benefits, and more.
- Login to Carleton Central
- Public Class Schedule – Access class schedule information without logging into Carleton Central.
Once you’ve set up your MyCarletonOne account, you can access Carleton Central from the MyCarleton Portal.
Brightspace is Carleton’s online learning and collaboration environment. Brightspace is powered by Moodle, an open source Learning Management System adopted by a number of Canadian universities.
Banner is an integrated suite of administrative computing software that provides an enterprise information technology infrastructure.
For more detailed information, please visit the Banner Finance section on the Finance website.
Banner Document Management (BDM) is an imaging and electronic document management system designed for use with Banner and Banner products. It is designed to meet the imaging and document management requirements of higher education and to seamlessly integrate with Banner products to provide users quick and easy click through access to documents.
Visit the BDM website for training materials.
ITS provides a Content Management System, Carleton CMS as a web publishing service at Carleton. CCMS delivers an easy-to-use, supported content creation and publishing service for those who maintain information on campus websites – without requiring extensive technical knowledge.
For help with your CCSM website, visit the CCMS Knowledge Base.
ITS provides hosting on the main Carleton University website, www3.carleton.ca, for academic and administrative departments who requested this space prior to 2012. Our main hosting service are for the CCMS, providing for the university’s front facing informational websites. Learn how to transfer files to www3.carleton.ca.
Friday, May 3, 2013
WordCamp Ottawa Recap
This past Saturday, April 27th, WordCamp Ottawa was held at the University of Ottawa. The event was a great success, and involved everything WordPress. Both experts and newbies came together to speak, listen to speakers, volunteer, network, and have a great time talking about WordPress! How was ITS involved? Three members of the Web...
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Carleton Events Calendar – We Want Your Feedback!
Web Services and the Department of University Communications are redeveloping the Events Calendar and they want your input! They are looking for: Things you wouldn’t want to see changed. Things you don’t like about the current Events Calendar. Features you’d like to see in the new Events Calendar. Send us your suggestions via this...
Friday, April 12, 2013
WebCT Retirement: What you need to know
The EDC and ITS are pleased to report that on May 10, Carleton will retire WebCT and embrace cuLearn as our sole Learning Management System. While WebCT has served Carleton well in the past, the product is at the end of its life cycle and will no longer be updated. After an extensive review...
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
5 Things You Need to Know about the Upcoming WebCT Retirement
WebCT will not be available after May 10, 2013. All core course content is backed up and archived. You need to request access to older courses. Assignment and quiz submissions, discussions and emails are among the items YOU will need to back up. - Information for instructors - Information for students The EDC offers...
Friday, April 5, 2013
WebCT Retirement Date Approaching
The EDC and ITS are pleased to report that on May 10th, Carleton will retire WebCT and embrace cuLearn as our sole Learning Management System. While WebCT has served Carleton well in the past, the product is at the end of its life cycle and will no longer be updated. After an extensive review...
Thursday, April 4, 2013
AODA: Web Accessibility Requirements
Website accessibility falls within the information and communications standard of AODA. Section 14 states: “Designated public sector organizations and large organizations shall make their internet websites and web content conform with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0, initially at Level A and increasing to Level AA.” All new...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
MyCarleton Portal Issue Resolved
The MyCarleton Portal is now back online. ITS is investigating the root cause of this outage. If you experience any further issues, please contact the ITS Service...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Introducing the New Current Students Website
Current Students now have a new and improved website. The new Carleton Current Students site runs off WordPress 3.5.1 and uses Syntactically Awesome Stylesheets (SASS) as a CSS pre-processor. When coding the site, it was important for it to be fully accessible and responsive. When designing the site, the Office of the Associate Vice-President...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
MyCarleton Portal is Unavailable – UPDATE
The problem is now resolved. If you experience any further issues, please contact us. Rebooting the MyCarleton Portal did not resolve the issue. We are now working with the vendor to resolve the issue. We have rebooted the Portal servers. The MyCarleton Portal will continue to be unavailable until 12:45 pm today. Problems are...
Monday, February 25, 2013
Coffee Break with Web Services Recap
Last Wednesday, Web Services hosted their 6th Coffee Break with Web Services event. At this event, the Web Services department presented on various topics, including upcoming AODA web requirements, the new CCMS template for departmental and administrative websites, training and support and latest accomplishments. To read more about the event,...
Monday, February 11, 2013
Important notice about Carleton Websites and Accessibility
Carleton University is committed to meeting our obligations under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). For all of our websites, this means conforming to Section 14 of the Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation. As such, Carleton websites and web content must conform to accessibility standards by January 2014. If...
Monday, February 11, 2013
Come out for Coffee Break with Web Services
On February 20th, Web Services invites current CCMS (Carleton Content Management Service) clients and anyone interested in the web at Carleton to join the Carleton web community for a sneak peek of the newest CCMS template. Web Services will also be providing information on the upcoming web accessibility requirements. Date: Wednesday, February 20...
Friday, December 14, 2012
ITS November Metrics [INFOGRAPHIC]
The infographic below highlights things that happened in the world of ITS in November. Click on the image for a larger...
Thursday, November 15, 2012
CCS’s October Infographic
The infographic below highlights things that happened in the world of ITS in October. Click on the image for a larger...
Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Provide cuLearn feedback for your chance to win a $50 gift card
cuLearn is here and the EDC wants to hear from you! Provide your feedback on cuLearn, Carleton’s new learning management system, and be entered for a chance to win your choice of either a $50 Apple gift card or a $50 gift card to the Carleton Bookstore. Find out...
Wednesday, August 8, 2012
New Staff and Faculty Homepage
Carleton University’s Department of University Communications and ITS’s Web Services are happy to announce the launch of a new web page dedicated to serving the specific news and information needs of Carleton’s staff and faculty. The new website features dynamic news and events pertaining to staff and faculty, along with quick access to...
Thursday, August 2, 2012
Sign Up for cuLearn Training
To help instructors transition to cuLearn, the EDC are offering several training sessions throughout the month of August. Group training is being offered on the following dates: Thursday, August 2nd Tuesday, August 7th Thursday, August 16th Thursday, August 23rd Tuesday, August 28th Thursday, August 30th To sign up, simply click on the preferred...
Monday, July 30, 2012
cuLearn now available for all Fall courses
cuLearn, Carleton’s new learning management system, is now available to instructors teaching Fall courses. cuLearn will run in parallel to webCT until May 2013. WebCT will no longer be available after May 2013. To help transition to cuLearn, the Educational Development Centre is offering several types of group training sessions. Sign up for...
Monday, July 16, 2012
Transition to cuLearn Well Underway
Carleton’s transition to our Learning Management System, cuLearn (powered by Moodle) is well underway! cuLearn launched in May with 66 instructors added in 59 course sections. Instructors and students have appreciated the modern interface, the flexibility in organizing course content and the overall simplicity of the system. In the fall,...
Monday, July 9, 2012
Upcoming CCMS Upgrade
Over the next two weeks, Web Services will be upgrading all Carleton Content Management Service (CCMS) websites to the latest version of WordPress and to a new theme. Many features in this upgrade were based on community feedback, such as the implementation of a ‘print friendly’ button, events archiving and additional social media sharing...
Monday, June 25, 2012
Carleton Central issues Resolved
Access to Carleton Central has been restored. Thank you for your patience. If any further issues are experienced, please contact the ITS Service...
Monday, June 25, 2012
Carleton Central Issues being Experienced
We are currently experiencing some technical difficulties with Carleton Central due to high registration volumes. We are working to resolve this issue, and will advise you when this has been completed. In the interim, we regret this inconvenience this may...
Monday, May 7, 2012
cuLearn now available for a select number of Spring courses
The EDC and ITS are happy to announce that cuLearn, Carleton’s new Learning Management System (LMS), is now available for a select number of Spring courses. Visit the new cuLearn support website for a list of all courses on cuLearn. The transition to cuLearn began in Fall 2010 when potential systems were piloted. After...
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
High Volume on Carleton Central Subsided
(9:20 am) Traffic to Carleton Central has now subsided. If you experience any further issues, please contact us at 520-3700. Due to high volumes, Carleton Central is experiencing intermittent access issues. If you receive a ‘page cannot be displayed’ message please refresh your...
Monday, April 16, 2012
cuLearn coming to select courses this Spring
cuLearn (powered by Moodle), Carleton’s new Learning Management System, will be available for a select number of courses this spring term. cuLearn offers many ways for instructors to manage, organize and communicate course information. One of improvements of cuLearn over WebCT is the ability to drag and drop documents into cuLearn from your...
Monday, October 17, 2011
Carleton Selects cuLearn to Replace WebCT
After an extensive review and evaluation, Carleton has selected cuLearn (powered by Moodle) as the replacement for WebCT. While WebCT has served Carleton well in the past, the product is at the end of its life cycle and will no longer be updated. It was important that the system we selected be reliable, easy...
Tuesday, July 12, 2011
Redesigned Portal Coming Soon
A redesigned MyCarleton portal is being launched for students on July 24. With the cleaned-up version of the personalized portal, students will find it easier to: navigate through Carleton emails, navigate through personal and campus announcements, access the learning management system and access Carleton Central. So how different will it look?...
Thursday, May 19, 2011
WebCT Replacement Update
WebCT is coming to the end of its life cycle and for this reason needs to be replaced by a new Learning Management System (LMS). To ensure the new LMS meets the needs of our community, Carleton has been involved in an extensive decision-making process involving trials of the three most promising systems (Moodle,...
Monday, March 7, 2011
Changes to Student Computing Accounts
With a Student Computing Account, students currently have access to two drives: a U: drive and a G: drive. Due to declining usage and attractive alternatives, the U: drive will no longer be available as of April 30,...
Thursday, October 7, 2010
CCS will be performing an emergency restart of the WebCT application in order to resolve an immediate issue which is affecting the system. WebCT will be unavailable for approximately 30 minutes. Full service will resume by 12:45...
Wednesday, June 30, 2010
Carleton Central Phishing Website
If you receive an email message requesting that you visit www.centralcarleton.ca, please do not visit this website. This is a phishing website and is not affiliated with Carleton University’s Carleton Central service. The correct website address for Carleton Central is http://central.carleton.ca If you have already visited this website,...