Connect Student Registration Help

Select the option that best describes your need:

Need Help Registering / Can't Log In

Pro Tip: If you're a current or past user of Connect and you need to add or access an additional course, it's important to LOG OUT OF CONNECT before registering for your new course.

To get started, choose the way that you’ll be accessing Connect for your course. These include:

  • Standalone: This means a unique Connect course URL has been provided by your instructor.
  • Learning Management System (LMS): For example: Blackboard, Canvas, D2L.
  • Inclusive Access: Materials are included as part of your tuition.


Connect Standalone Registration

(This means a unique Connect course URL has been provided by your instructor.)

Watch this 2-minute video or follow the 3 simple steps below.


Step 1:
  • Enter course URL provided by instructor.
  • Enter email and click Begin.
  • If you receive the message, "you have a Connect Account" but have forgotten your password, click Forgot Password.

Step 2:

  • Create your account: Enter email, First and Last Name, create a password and select a security question.
  • We recommend using your school email address when creating account.
  • Agree to the Terms and Conditions and click Continue.

Step 3:

  • You have three registration options.
    1. Connect Code: Enter a Connect access code and click Redeem.
    2. Purchase Online: Click "Buy It" to use a credit card or PayPal.
    3. Temporary Access: Click "Access Now" for two-week temporary access (NOTE: Temporary Access is only available for the first 14 days of the course).
  • Confirm Access once registered.

LMS

(This means you're logging in from your Schools Learning Management System such as Blackboard, Canvas or D2L.)


Step 1:
  • Log in to your school's Learning Management System, (for example Blackboard, Canvas, D2L, Moodle etc) and navigate to your course.

Step 2:

  • Navigate to the Content Area/Assignment Link where your Connect Assignments are located to start the registration process.

Step 3:

  • Enter your email address and click Begin.
  • If you receive the message, "you have a Connect Account" but have forgotten your password, click Forgot Password.

Step 4:

  • Create your account: Enter email, First and Last Name, create a password and select a security question.
  • We recommend using your school email address when creating account.
  • Agree to the Terms and Conditions and click Continue.

Step 5:

  • You have three registration options.
    1. Connect Code: Enter a Connect access code and click Redeem.
    2. Purchase Online: Click "Buy It" to use a credit card or PayPal.
    3. Temporary Access: Click "Access Now" for two-week temporary access (NOTE: Temporary Access is only available for the first 14 days of the course).
  • Confirm Access once registered.

Inclusive Access

(This means your access to materials were part of your school tuition costs.)

Watch this 2-minute video or follow the 3 simple steps below.


Step 1:

  • Enter course URL provided by instructor.
  • Enter email and click Begin.
  • If you receive the message, "you have a Connect Account" but have forgotten your password, click Forgot Password.

Step 2:

  • Create your account: Enter email, First and Last Name, create a password and select a security question.
  • We recommend using your school email address when creating account.
  • Agree to the Terms and Conditions and click Continue.

Step 3:

  • You are almost done. Review the information on this screen. If it is correct, click Confirm. You are now registered.

Still need help? Call us to speak to a student support representative.

Access Code / Access Card Not Working


What is the difference between an Online Access Code and an Access Card?

An online access code can be purchased directly from McGraw Hill's website at mheducation.com.


An access card is a physical card that contains an access code. Access cards can be purchased from your campus bookstore, in person or in some cases, on your bookstores web site. If you are using financial aid, you will need a printed access card as McGraw Hill does not accept financial aid directly.


Common Issues:

Access codes are title specific and can only be registered once. If your code is for a different version of the title or for a different edition, the access code will not work.

If you are receiving an error message, you will need to speak to an agent by calling us.


If you have a damaged or scratched off code, you will need to speak to an agent by calling us.


You may have entered a letter instead of a number or vice versa. Attempt to carefully re-enter the code paying close attention to similarities between 1 and I's and zero and O's.


Click here if you did not receive a registration code with your Textbook purchase.


Still need help? Call us to speak to a student support representative.

Password Reset Help


Follow these easy steps to reset your McGraw Hill CONNECT account password:
  1. Click here.
  2. Enter the email address you used to register for CONNECT and click Submit.
  3. Check your email for a Reset Your Password email from McGraw Hill.
    • If your CONNECT account is setup under your valid-personal email account, you will receive an email from no-reply@accounts.mheducation.com with a password reset link that expires in 24 hours.
    • If you cannot locate the Reset Your Password email, check your Spam folder.
    • If your know your Security Answer, click here for an alternate password reset option.

Still need help? Call us to speak to a student support representative.