Stay Connected! New Student Email

Get Your New Student Google Email
Student email accounts are powered by

  1. Go to to access your new email address.
  2. Enter your student ID number and your 8-digit password. The password is your 8-digit birthdate (Ex: September 17, 1955 = 09171955)
  3. If you are logging in for the first time, set up your challenge questions and mobile number so you can unlock or reset your password through the self-service option.

Get Perks with Your Student Email

Looking for a way to get cool discounts on purchases or services? Your new student email
address is your ticket to discounts on Amazon Prime, mobile phone services, and more.
You will also get updates from campus – so stay connected!

Helpful Functions

Forward Email: to automatically forward your student email to another email address:

  1. In the top right, click Settings
  2. Click the Forwarding and POP/IMAP tab
  3. In the “Forwarding” section, click Add a forwarding address
  4. Enter the email address you want to forward messages to
  5. Click Next > Proceed > OK


Frequently Asked Questions

Who is Eligible for a Cerritos College Student Email Account?
All current students are eligible for an account. An account will be automatically generated 10 days
before the start of the semester.

I Forgot my Password
Go to and lock on "User Self-Service." You will be able to answer your challenge questions or text message yourself a one time passcode to get into your account.

Why can’t I use the same applications as my personal Gmail account?
Your Cerritos College Student Email account uses Google Apps for Education. Google outlines how
the software works.

Who do I contact about student email questions?
The Computer Lab staff can assist you. Contact for more

I’d like to use a different email account, what are my options?
The official student e-mail address for students attending Cerritos College is going to be @ Students are responsible for all communication sent to this email address.
Google offers an option to “forward” email to another email address.