RSTC Student Accounts


All students should have received emails containing instructions on how to claim their accounts. These emails went to personal email addresses on file in Banner. If you did not receive these emails, please contact the IT department via email to have them resent. An email with claim instructions will be sent to the personal email you provide. 

Please provide your A Number when requesting assistance.

Charles Higdon -

Dustin Odom - Account

(You must claim your account first)

To access your student account, click and enter your User ID and password as follows:

USERNAME: (Example): A01234567@ALABAMA.EDU

PASSWORD: created by student when claiming account


Financial Aid Status


To check the status of your Financial Aid Click Here

On the Log in Page you will log into your account from here

a. User ID : Your email address (A# followed by Example:

b. Your password: !RSTCMMDDYY (MMDDYY should be replaced by your birthdate. Example: If you were born January 3rd, 2004, the password would be !RSTC010304 not !RSTC01032004. Do not use 4 digits for the year, only the last 2.) Email Account

To access your new student email account, click the Student Email link below and enter your User ID and PIN as follows (You must claim your account first):


PASSWORD: created by student when claiming account



Canvas Account


Previously, a student or faculty member may have had multiple accounts tied to institution(s) at which they had been admitted or employed. Those accounts are being replaced with a single account to access most applications and systems as we move forward.


  • The new username (for is the A# (student/employee ID associated with their record) + “”
  • If your A# (same across all institutions) is A00000000, then your username is
  • The username isn’t case sensitive and is the default email address for your account as well. If you already have email addresses assigned to you by an institution, then those will still continue to be delivered to your new inbox.


To access your Canvas account, click the Canvas link below (You must claim your account first)

Username: A01234567 (Student Number)

Password: created by student when claiming account


Student ID

Students receive their student ID from the Admissions office once they have completed an admissions application. If you need your ID, you can ask your instructor or call the Admissions office at 251-578-1313 ext. 148.


Touchnet Payment Portal Instructions

Step One:

To access Touchnet Payment Portal, select MyRSTC on the home pages.    

Step Two:

Enter your Username: Example:

and your Password: !RSTCmmddyy  Example: !RSTC121314 (Birthday)

Step Three:
Click on Student in the Main Menu list.

Step Four:
Click on Student Account in the Student List.

Step Five:
Click on Touchnet in the Student Account List.

Step Six:
Complete the Consents and Agreement (Student Financial Services Agreement) to continue to Touchnet.

Once you have completed the Consents and Agreements, you can complete the required sections to view and make payments on your account.