Login Info

Many online services associated with Piedmont Community College (PCC) are tied to your network user account. Computer login, Office 365, Self-Service, Web Advisor, etc, require your network credentials to gain access to their services. 

What is my Username?

Your network user account is created by using your first initial, middle initial, last name and the last two digits of your Colleague ID number (ie: JTSmith32).  

How do I change my initial password?

Go to   reset.piedmontcc.edu  to manage your PCC network user account password. Learn more about  Self Service Password Reset here

Password Requirements

Your password must be a minimum of 8 characters long and include 3 of the 4 items below:

  • one lowercase letter
  • one uppercase letter
  • one number
  • one symbol

Password Expiration

IT recommends that you change your password every 90 days.

Logging into Email and Office 365

When you log into Office 365 employees must also add @piedmontcc.edu to your network user account (ie: JTSmith32@piedmontcc.edu) and students will need to add @students.piedmontcc.edu (ie:JTSmith32@Students.piedmontcc.edu)

Student Account Retention

Student accounts will be retained for one year after the last semester of attendance. Prior to that time, students are urged to retrieve file information and contacts they want to keep from their PCC email account.

Note to Students: It is best not to sign up for services such as Apple, Facebook etc. with your PCC email address, but if you have, please make sure you have updated those services with a different email address before the end of the 1-year period.