Technology Resources

HFC Account Login

HFC uses one username and password for all systems, including HFC Self-Service, HFC Online, HawkMail, network logins, and more. For help with your HFC username or password, see the HFC Universal Password Help page.


HawkMail is HFC's official email for students, powered by Google. Students should use HawkMail when communicating with instructors and HFC offices. Important: Check your HawkMail often for information that is important to your education and safety.

Hawkmail is also how we will communicate official messages to you about things like College closures, registration and payment dates, graduation information, and messages from the College President.

Filr Network Drive

HFC users can access the contents of their home directory (H:) drive and other shared resources (such as the K: drive) using remote home directory access. To connect, use the link on the "Commonly Used" card in the HFC portal. You can also download the app for convenient mobile access: Micro Focus Filr iOS app, Micro Focus Filr Android app.

Office 365 ProPlus

HFC provides a free Office 365 subscription to all current staff, faculty, and students. Learn more about Office 365 ProPlus at HFC.

Office 365 includes important productivity apps that will help with your coursework, such as Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Teams, and more.

Online Learning

Learn about Online Learning or log in to your HFC Online courses.

Henry Ford College uses Moodle as its learning management system. Your online courses will run through Moodle. You can access Moodle through the HFC portal.

Student Portal

The Student Portal provides access to frequently-used resources, information and schedules, and personalized notifications. The portal has some customization features that allow you to move things around and choose what is available on your home screen.

HFC Self-Service

View your College financial information, register for classes, drop, and pay for classes using HFC Self-Service. A link to Self-Service is in the portal.

Wireless Campus

Get connected with HFC's free wireless Internet service! Available to students, faculty, and staff across HFC's campuses.

IT Services Help Desk

For IT support of any HFC-provided technology, contact the IT Services Help Desk.