eClass Support
Accessing eClass Courses
Last modified on 27 July 2022 10:01 AM
Follow these steps when you are first attempting to access eClass:

Verify Internet Browser Compatibility

Validate your system specs and browser setup to ensure you can use eClass effectively.

Log into eClass

On the U of A home page, click the 3-dot menu on the upper-right. Then click eClass located under the Quick Links list. Alternatively, you can go directly to


This will take you to the eClass Portal where you can choose where to login. Click on 'University of Alberta Credit Courses' for courses from Bear Tracks, including the Faculty of Extension. There is a link that will check your browser for compatibility as well.

View of the eClass Portal

Next, enter your CCID (Campus Computing ID) and password in the campus SSO portal. Make sure that your CCID is entered using only lowercase letters.

*Note: If you do not have a CCID or require any changes to your UAlberta account and other central services such as Bear Tracks or Gmail, please contact IST Helpdesk at (780) 492-9400 or You can also visit their website at

To learn how to navigate eClass, view the following article: Navigating eClass.

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