myPUC and MyCourses/Blackboard

What is myPUC?

How can I access myPUC?

How do I access MyCourses/Blackboard through myPUC?

How can I change my password?

Who can I contact for help?



What is myPUC?

myPUC is the hub of Purdue Calumet’s online content. It is a Web portal, enabling you to access many of the university’s online resources from a central location, by entering a single username and password only once.


How can I access myPUC?

To access myPUC directly, please visit: http://mypuc.purduecal.edu. Also, a link to myPUC is provided at the upper-right hand corner of the Purdue Calumet homepage. myPUC may also be accessed by selecting the Student MyCourses Login link from the MyCourses homepage.


How do I access MyCourses/Blackboard through myPUC?

Purdue Calumet now offers “single sign-on” access to BlackboardPC Star, & Degree Works through myPUC.

To access Blackboard/MyCourses through myPUC, follow these simple steps(NOTE: These instructions are intended for PUC undergraduate students; other users may notice variations in the layout of myPUC or the labeling of individual Tabs/Channels):

  1. Log in to myPUC using your “Career Account username and password” (the same username/password combination used for logging in to campus workstations).
  2. Locate the horizontal menu bar near the top of the screen, featuring several distinct Tabs (Tabs are labeled “myPUC,” “Enrollment Services/PC Star,” etc.).
  3. Click on the third Tab from the left, labeled “Academic Services/MyCourses” (previously labeled “Academic & Student Services”).
  4. Locate the “My Courses” Channel near the upper left corner of the screen, and click on the link labeled “Click to access Blackboard.”

* Your courses will be displayed as a series of clickable hyperlinks within myPUC.  You will not be required to log in again when using these links to access course material.


How can I change my password?

Off-campus – To reset your Career Account password from an off-campus location, please visit https://www.purdue.edu/securepurdue

On-campus – You can reset your password on campus by visiting an available password management kiosk (marked with signs that read “Get your PASSWORD here!”), located in most university buildings or by visiting the Customer Service Center on the second floor of the Powers (PWRS) building.


Who can I contact for help?

Questions or concerns may be directed to Purdue Calumet’s Customer Service Center. Contact information is listed below:

Phone: 219-989-2888 option 2

Email: csc@purduecal.edu

Location: PWRS 218