MyCMC Portal Frequently Asked Questions



    How do I get started?
    Please bring a photo ID to Admissions on the main campus or Base Programs office to obtain your user name & password and to activate your MyCMC account.

    After May 2, 2014, your MyCMC user name and initial password will be set up for you. Check your email, including your spam, junk and trash folders, for an email from CMC's noreply@cmccd.edu account.

    Can I call for my user name?  Can my spouse/friend/relative pick it up for me?
    Not at this time.  The username and password infromation will be sent to the email address you provided to CMC, with a copy sent to your new CMC mail address, which you will have access to when you login.

    What do I do?
    Written instructions are provided along with your portal user name & password. Additional information is available on our website at http://www.cmccd.edu/Take-the-Next-Step-to-Online-Registration

    What can I do in MyCMC?

    In addition to registering online, students can add/drop classes, be placed on a wait list for a class, view or print their schedule, registration statement for fees, unofficial transcripts for grades.  Students will also have a CMC email account.

    What if I need help?
    Computers and assistance are available in Admissions, Base Programs, the Library and by email, help@cmccd.edu, or by phone at 760-366-3791.

    Can I change my address, phone number or email address online?
    Not at this time. Please go to Admissions on the main campus or Base Programs office to make changes to your personal information.

    Will I be able to pay for my classes online?
    Not at this time. However, we hope to be able to provide this service soon.

    How will I know my day & time to register?
    With the new registration and portal system, students will be given permission to register in blocks of time so as to not overload the systems.  An email will be sent to the email address on file so notify you of the special time reserved for you.

    Why can’t I register online?
    All students are eligible for MyCMC access.  Students who are on probation, or have existing holds will not be able to register online however will be able to utilize other services and view the class schedule.  Students with transfer units that have not been official evaluated may not be able to register in classes with prerequisites however all other access will be permitted.

    I received a Bookmark Link Error.  What does that mean and how do I fix it?
    An attempt to access MyCMC was made to a link that was incorrect.  To avoid this error, update your bookmark link to MyCMC to https://ptl.cmccd.edu