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GovNET Information

This page is dedicated to provide helpful information about the GovNET account at Wallace Community College - Dothan.  We will update this page accordingly when new information is added about your GovNET account.

GovNET FAQs

What is my GovNET Username?
Your GovNET username is set by the College system.
First initial, last name and last four of Student #
Format is jsmith1234
Students can find their username by accessing their MyWCC account.  Once inside MyWCC, you will expand the Student Information System then select Student Information.  From here, you will click on View My Information and you will see your username as part of your Campus Email.  

What is my GovNET Password (Students Only)?
Default password- first 3 letters in last name, 2-digit birth year and student number, first letter capitalized, i.e. for Smith born in 1996 with student number 1234567, Smi961234567
You must change password before use.  Your password must be 10 characters or more and have uppercase, lowercase, and numbers.
You must either login to passwords.wallace.edu from off campus or a Campus computer login screen and change password there (keep secure).
This is how you can also reset your password in the future if you ever forget.

What is my GovNET Email Address:
Your GovNET email address will be used to access multiple systems.  The College will contact you using you GovNET/College email address about non-course information consisting but not limited to scholarships, upcoming events, deadlines, graduation information, etc.
  • Students: GovNET username with @student.wallace.edu (Ex: jsmith1234@student.wallace.edu)

What systems use the GovNET Account?
At the current time, you will use your GovNET account to log into:
  • Systems using full email address for login (Ex: jsmith1234@student.wallace.edu for students and jsmith@wallace.edu for employees):
    • Blackboard
    • College Email
    • College Computers
      • Students may only access computers dedicated for student use
  • Systems using just GovNET Username:
    • WiFi on Campus (Student and Employee Networks)
If you have any questions about the GovNET account, or any other technology questions, feel free to reach out to the WCC Technology Helpdesk.  
CTC118 on the Wallace Campus
(334) 556-2464