myDal Information Technology

Log in to your online account with Dalhousie University by using Dalhousie University is internationally known as one of North America’s most welcoming schools. It was founded in 1818 and is one of Canada’s oldest learning institutions. Today, Dalhousie has more than 18,500 students from across Canada and around the world who contribute multiple cultures and perspectives to the university’s community.

Dalhousie University is located on Canada’s East Coast and it blends world-class academic programs with leading-edge research. The school’s focus is on academic innovation with commitment to the continuous development of its programs and courses. In fact, it attracts over $135 million in research grants and awards each year. You can get more details about this on From here, you can also get relevant information about the university’s campus life, alumni, academics and admissions. There are subheadings and tools provided on the portal to make browsing easy.


What is MyDal?

My Dal is Dalhousie University’s online portal that provides students with web-based personalized access to university services and information. From here, you can access announcements, news, OWL, classified ads and much more.

How to Use My Dal Login Page

It’s easy to use the portal – simply follow the instructions below to access your account:

  1. Enter  your NetID ( and password to their respective fields and use the black ‘Login’ button to proceed.
  2. In the event that you forget your password, use the appropriate link to get assistance.

For alumni, use the blue link that says ‘Alumni Login Here’ to get to the proper login page. If you don’t have an account yet, use the link that says ‘New User? Forget Your Password?’ to create one today. On the next page, you will be given options to:

  • Activate or look up your NetID
  • Change your password
  • Reset your password
  • Register your password or reset email
  • See your NetID information

Just use the appropriate button for your concern to get to the proper page. For example, if you want to activate your NetID, use the corresponding button to begin the process right away. Your NetID provides access to your email, MyDal account, computer labs, BLS and other school services. It is usually 2 letters from your name followed by 6 digits – example: xy999999.

For more information, please refer to the campus directory of Dalhousie University. You can also get in touch with the school by calling these numbers:

  • Halifax, Nova Scotia, CA – 1-902-494-2211
  • Truro, Nova Scotia, CA – 1-902-893-6600