Remote Login Directions
Posted on 05/14/2020
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Student Login Instructions

1. Power on the system and press Ctrl-Alt-Delete at the same time on the login/lock screen.
2. In the Username Field type: .\pwcsstudent (The period and backslash need to be there).
3. In the password field type: pwc$stud3nt
4. Press enter.
5. You will now be logged in. Please know this may take a few minutes.
6. To access your email and other Office 365 resources you can go to
7. You will be prompted for your PWCS email address (that is the one that ends Click next.
8. If prompted for account type, choose school account. Click next.
9. Then enter your PWCS password and click next. If you need to reset your password because you don't know it, please go to

*For additional information on instructional resources and password reset options, visit:

Instrucciones para los estudiantes para el acceso a los computadores 
1. Prender el computador y presionar Control Alt y Delete al mismo tiempo en la pantalla de acceso (login/lock screen) 
2. En el espacio de la casilla para el nombre del usuario (username) escribir: .\pwcsstudent (el punto y la barra diagonal invertida necesitan ponerse exactamente igual a como está escrito aquí.) 
3. En el espacio de la contraseña (password) escribir: pwc$stud3nt 
4. Presionar Enter. 
5. Ahora se inicia la sesión. Este proceso puede demorar algunos minutos. 
6. Para acceder al correo electrónico y otros recursos de Office 365, visitar el siguiente enlace: 
7. El sistema pedirá que se coloque la dirección de correo electrónico de PWCS. Hacer clic en Next. 
8. Si se solicita un tipo de cuenta de usuario, elegir la cuenta escolar. Hacer clic en Next. 
9. Luego, ingresar la contraseña de PWCS y hacer clic en Next

Laptop/Device Checkout Agreement

1. Parent/Guardian and student will review all aspects of the Prince William County Public School's Acceptable Use Policy for Computer Systems and Network Usage, Regulation 295-1.
2. Accessing the Internet via the Student Device shall be used for instructional purposes and not for recreational or employment activities.
3. Once the Student Device is returned, data the student may have stored on the device will no longer be accessible.
4. The Student Device and accessories will be surrendered immediately upon request of the instructor or school official.
5. Parent/Guardian will reimburse Prince William County Public Schools for the cost of a replacement should the Student Device be lost, stolen, or damaged. The costs incurred will not exceed the original cost of the device and its accessories. In the case of lost, stolen, or damaged equipment, parent/student agrees to contact the school within five business days so that appropriate procedures can be put into action to ensure replacement. If a device is lost or stolen and the replacement cost creates a financial hardship, the parent/guardian must contact the student's counselor to determine a solution to this difficulty.


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