Due to the current situation, please familiarize yourself with some of the support and services being offered to students.
Can software be download at home for free?
Yes! Humber has negotiated with many software companies. The complete list can be found here: https://its.humber.ca/services/services-students/student-software
What about software that I used to work on in the computer labs on campus?
Humber has initiated AppStream. Many of the programs found in the computer labs on campus can be accessed from the cloud. Find what programs you can access from your school’s area here: https://myapps.humber.ca.
I’m not sure how to get started using AppStream.
Check out our Quick Reference Guide to get started with AppStream. https://its.humber.ca/sites/default/files/guides/AppStreamQRG.pdf
Can I get a free copy of Microsoft/Office 365?
Yes, you can......starting September 1, 2020, all Humber students will have access to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, as well as 1 TB of OneDrive space, simply by going to humber.ca/microsoft365 and logging in with their Humber username and password. Starting January 2021, all Humber students will also have access to Forms, Planner, Stream, Sway, To-Do, and Whiteboard. Learn more by visiting https://its.humber.ca/services/services-students/software-licensing-deployment and check out our FAQ page.
I don’t have a computer at home to complete my studies.
To assist students in completing their studies during this time Information Technology Services has established a technology loan program.
Can I buy a computer through Humber College?
Yes! We just entered a partnership with Dell to provide staff and students with computers. Orders yours today by visiting the Humber's Dell Portal Page.
Can I buy a computer at a discounted price?
Yes! We just entered a partnership with RCT to provision eligible students, with a financial need, with computers. Find out more, and fill out an application here.
Humbermail (Hmail) Email
How do I access my student email?
HMail is a Web-based email and calendaring solution hosted by Google that also features powerful collaboration and productivity tools. All students are provisioned with an HMail account at time of course enrolment. http://humbermail.ca
Does Humber offer any bursaries or financial aid to students?
Yes! Humber is dedicated to providing you with a number of bursaries to successfully pursue your education while managing your finances. Bursaries are available for Certificate, Diploma, and Degree programs and are awarded primarily based on financial need, although academic excellence, extracurricular activities, and community involvement may all be considered. https://humber.ca/admissions/financial-aid/scholarships-bursaries/bursaries.html
How do I access my OneDrive?
Students have access to Microsoft 365, including 1 TB of OneDrive cloud space. Access your storage on the humber.ca/microsoft365 page and log in with your Humber credentials. Click on the OneDrive icon, or access all the apps by clicking on the 'waffle', located at the top left of the page. Learn more about OneDrive on the Microsoft support page.