Before you begin

You will need your 7-digit student number.

Your Student ID number can be found on:

  • Your Acceptance Email (subject: Welcome to CCAC!)
  • Registration Statement after you registered for classes
  • Class Schedule
  • CCAC Photo ID (last 7 digits on the back of the card)
  • CCAC 1098-T Income Tax Form 

NetID Criteria

You must meet one or more of the following requirements to create your CCAC NetID

  1. You are registered for at least one class in the current term or a future term
  2. You have recently completed a CCAC Online Admissions Application, have signed up for CCAC’s placement testing and received an email confirmation
  3. You have been accepted to CCAC, have completed your FAFSA applying for financial aid at CCAC
  4. You are a visiting or non-degree seeking student, active in our programs "Non-CCAC Visiting Student" or "Non-Degree Seeking" and have submitted a copy of your driver’s license to our Admissions or Registration departments


It is strongly suggested, you store your Seven-Digit Student Number, NetID and Password in an encrypted password manager 

  1. Go to
  2. Click the Next button
  3. Enter the captcha security code in the security code field
  4. Click the Next button
  5. Enter your seven-digit student number in the Student ID field
  6. Click the Next button
  7. Enter your Last Name in the Last Name field
  8. Click the Next button
  9. Choose the Create Account option
  10. Click the Next button
  11. Read and scroll down to the bottom of the policy
  12. Click the Next button
  13. Enter your password in the New Password field
  14. Retype the same password in the Confirm Password field

    Password Criteria  

    Information on password criteria - Password Criteria for a Student (NetID) Account  

  15. Click the Next button 
  16. Choose 3 recovery questions and answer them
  17. Click the Finish button
  18. Your username will be in bold red, this is your NetID/username
  19. Click the Exit button