Student Technology Resources

SSCC offers many technology resources for students including software and easy access to student records. Please review the resources listed below for more information and links.


MyMail Account

Students receive an email account via the College's Microsoft Office 365 platform. MyMail is a link to log into this account. Students use this account to communicate with SSCC teachers via email and to keep track of appointments via the online calendar. Add your SSCC email to your mobile device by following the Set up Office Apps instructions for Android, iOS, or Windows.

Microsoft Office 365 Student Account

Office 365 Suite

Office 365 is a free cloud-based suite of applications available to all SSCC students. It includes “light” versions of traditional office programs like Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint as well as the OneDrive application which allows up to 5 GB of online storage so students can access their files from anywhere. You can access these applications thought the Office 365 My Apps Portal. Students can also download & install Office 2016 full version suite on up to 5 devices by following the Installing Office 2016 instruction.


MyRecords allows students to register for classes, check grades, view schedules, make payments, obtain an unofficial transcript, view the semester textbook list, update program major, perform a degree audit, view financial aid, look up GPA, view 1098 tax information, and update personal information.

MyRecords Login


MyELearn is Southern State's learning management system. Your online classes will each have a site in MyELearn that will serve as a hub for all the course content and activities.

MyELearn Login

Need help with MyELearn? View the MyELearn How-To Videos. Do you have the minimum computer requirements? View the MyELearn system requirements to find out.

SSCC Alerts

SSCC Alerts is a comprehensive alert notification system which the college uses to broadcast important information such as campus emergencies, closures, delays, cancellations and more via email, text or voice messaging.

To learn more, login, or sign up view the SSCC Alerts page.

KnowBe4 Internet Security Training

It's very important to keep your whole family safe on the internet. That is why Southern State is offering this training for you and up to 5 friends and family. To complete the training course, select the link below and use the password 'homecourse'.

KnowBe4 Home Internet Security Awareness Course


Textbooks, supplies, clothing and other fun gear can be purchased at the bookstores located at Southern State’s Central and Brown County campuses.

Central Campus Bookstore

  • Phone
  • 937.393.6555
  • 800.628.7722 x2698
  • Regular Hours
  • Monday-Friday – 9am to 4pm

Brown County Campus Bookstore

  • Phone
  • 937.444.7888
  • 800.628.7722 x3698
  • Regular Hours
  • Monday-Thursday – 10am to 4pm


Students who can not make it to the Central or Brown County Campus Bookstores can order textbooks, supplies, and clothing from the Online Bookstore.

By visiting the SSCC Bookstore webpage students can access the current semesters Textbook List, view the technology available though the Bookstore, get information on ordering your Cap & Gown, and access the Student Textbook Exchange.


MyLibrary Account

MyLibrary allows you to view your patron record, renew items, verify what you have checked out, and check on pending requests. SSCC students must use the bar code on their photo ID or courtesy card.

Library Account Login

Library Resources

The Libraries at Southern State provide various print, electronic and other resources and services to the college community.

Click here to view all the resources the library offers.

Tech Support

Tech Support serves as the primary technical resource for students experiencing issues such as logging on, accessing MyRecords, MyMail, or MyELearn, or needing to report technical issues.

Tech Support is located in room 403.03 at Central Campus and operates from 8:00am to 4:00pm Monday through Thursday, and 8:00am to 12:00pm on Fridays.

If you prefer to submit a Technology Service Ticket without the assistance of Tech Support select the link below and fill out the form to report your issue.

Submit a Service Ticket


SSCC is launching a new mobile telepresence initiative allowing users to connect virtually on the college’s main Hillsboro campus. This experience places users at the controls of an interactive robot from any location in the world with an Internet connection. Operators are free to move around campus at will, interact with people, and even attend a class or meeting from a remote location.

To learn more and to check out the Telepresence Device visit the Telepresence Devices page.

Student Laptop Specifications

Our recommendations for the typical college student buying a laptop are to look for the following specifications:

Laptop Requirements Minimum Recommended
Processor i3 i5
Ram Memory 4 GB 8 GB
Hard drive (solid state preferred) 256 GB 500 GB
Screen size 13 inch 15 inch
Optical drive DVD / CD DVD / CD
USB have one 2.0 and 3.0 3 usb ports 4 usb ports
Wireless network adapter 802.11 b /g 802.11 b/g 802.11 a/g/n