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Steps to Register for Classes

MyPortal First-Time Login

MyPortal System Issues

Your New Student CWID

If you've applied for admission but not received a confirmation email with your CWID, please contact the A&R Office for assistance.

Accessing the MyPortal Login Page

If you're having problems accessing the MyPortal login page, use

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After you are admitted to Foothill, you will receive an e-mail with your 8-digit Student ID (also known as your Campuswide ID).

Use it to log in to MyPortal, Foothill's gateway to the student registration and records system, along with much more!

Test Your Login Before You Need It! Make sure you have no problems accessing MyPortal when it comes time to register for classes or to check important information inside, such as financial aid status, assessment test results, or your priority registration checklist.

First-Time Login Password

  1. Go to
  2. Under Campuswide ID, enter your 8-digit Campuswide (Student) ID
  3. Under Password, enter your date of birth in the 8-digit format: MMDDYYYY
    (Example: March 5, 1985 would be — 03051985)
  4. You will be prompted to create your new password. Remember it, especially if you DO NOT have a Social Security Number.

Download the 18-page Registration Guide for Students for a printer-friendly reference.


Troubleshooting Tips Q & A

Q: HELP! I don't know my Campuswide ID?

Q: What if I still can't log in to MyPortal?

Q: I'm getting a blank page or an error message. What do I do?

Q. I'm logged in! Now what?

Q: What if I forget my password?

Reset your password with the combination of the following:
  1. Your legal name that you used when you applied for admission
  2. Your birth date 
  3. Last 4-digits of your social security number. If you do not have a social security number, please contact the following offices depending on your status:
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