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Self Help (Technology Overview)

The Georgia Highlands College Information Technology team is here to help with your technology needs. From here, learn more about the many technology solutions we support and also access the many “Frequently Asked Questions” that may help you solve some common issues.

GHC’s Services

GHC Notify

GHC Notify is Georgia Highlands College’s emergency notification system.


MyGHC is a one stop portal containing links to all resources available to currently enrolled students.


Use SCORE to register for classes, access your financial aid information, request transcripts, and view your final grades.

Third-Party Software

VPN Services

GHC’s Virtual Private Network (VPN) enables users to send and receive data over the shool’s private network remotly, as if their computing devices were directly connected to the private network.


Protecting information and information systems from unauthorized access, unintentional disclosure, unapproved modification, disruption, and/or destruction.

Duo Security (Multi-Factor Authentication)

Multi-Factor Authentication with Duo Security protects your accounts and data from unauthorized access.

D2L Brightspace

D2L is the online learning management system used to support all courses at GHC.

Microsoft 365 (Email)

Georgia Highlands College offers Microsoft 365 for student email.

Respondus Lockdown Browser (RLDB)

Lockdown Browser is a custom browser that locks down the testing environment within D2L Brightspace.


Turnitin is a tool integrated into D2L. Turnitin is used to promote academic integrity and discover plagiarism to improve student writing.


All GHC faculty, staff, and students have access to Zoom for online learning, meetings, and remote support.



IT support for faculty and staff regarding all audiovisual equipment needs.


Information for connecting to GHC networks.