Navigate Cerritos

Navigate Cerritos - Control your own college experience through our new mobile app

Are you ready for college made SIMPLE?

Navigate Cerritos helps you stay on task, reduces confusion, and connects you to the right resources at the right time. The app helps you choose the right major, navigate requirements from financial aid to enrollment, and stay on top of important dates and deadlines—all in the palm of your hand! Read below for more information to access it today!

Get Step-by-step Guidance: Navigate is a free mobile app that will help you thrive at Cerritos College. Think of it like a personal guide to our campus in your pocket! Navigate Cerritos makes it easy to stay on top of the things you need to do and to make important decisions about your education. It’s the ultimate guide to build a path to graduation - and stay on that path!

Know When Important Things Are Coming Up: Know when important things are coming up, and what to do about them. From attending orientation to preparing for finals, Navigate Cerritos offers a clear timeline of what you need to do. Within each task, Navigate Cerritos connects you to the links and resources you need to get things done. The academic calendar feature can integrate with your smartphone and gives you the ability to sync your classes and important dates so you don’t miss any deadlines.

Find the Right Fit (COMING SOON): The Major Exploration tool connects your interests and goals to the right major at the college—fill out a short survey and Navigate Cerritos takes it from there!

Learn How to Get the Most Out of College: Navigate Cerritos provides all the steps to start college on the right foot. Get handy tips and tutorials on everything from getting involved in student organizations to paying for your classes.

Connect to the Support You Need Faster: Have questions or run into a problem? The appointment scheduler will make it easy to connect with the people who can help. Best of all, the appointments sync onto your phone’s calendar.

Make Connections: Whether you're looking for academic advising, tutoring, or ways to get involved outside the classroom, Navigate Cerritos will connect you to the right people and resources.
Download the “Navigate Student” app on your smart device:
  • Go to Google Play or the Apple App Store
  • Search "Navigate Student" to install app
  • Once installed, search for "Cerritos College"
  • Log into the student portal using your Cerritos student ID and password.  

You can also use Navigate Cerritos on your desktop by logging in to your student portal and clicking on "Navigate Cerritos".  

Appointment Scheduler: Scheduling appointments with a counselor is easier than ever! Use Navigate Cerritos to make an appointment with your counselor that fits your schedule.

Class Schedule: View your class schedule and integrate it into your smartphone with the push of a button.

Hold Center: Connect to the right office so you can quickly resolve holds.

Resources: Seamlessly connect to the resources at Cerritos College from your phone.

Events: Track all important dates from the academic calendar so you never miss a deadline.

Major Explorer: Match your interests and career goals with the right major, and look at transferable skills and career options for each major offered at Cerritos!

How do I log in?

To access Navigate Cerritos from your mobile device:

  • Download the “Navigate Student” app through: Apple App Store or Google Play

To log in on your desktop computer:

Log in through the direct link:


How do I change my app Notification settings?

From the Home page click on “Settings” icon to edit or update your notification preferences.


I just resolved a HOLD, why is it still showing up on my app?

Holds are updated every 24 hours in Navigate – check back the next day to see if the hold has been successfully resolved.

Can Faculty and Staff use the Navigate Cerritos app?

No. The Navigate Cerritos app is a student-facing platform specifically designed for students to stay on top of their education.

Staff and Faculty will interface with Navigate Staff which is being rolled out in phases.


Who can use the Navigate Cerritos app?

Enrolled students with access to Single Sign-On can use the Navigate Cerritos mobile app and through the desktop version.

If you need technical assistance, please contact 

For questions about specific programs or services, contact the department directly.

Navigate Staff

To request user access to the Navigate Staff platform, please send an email to Important: Please include your supervising manager's name and email as their approval is part of the request process. 

The application administrator will send you the "Navigate User Access Request" form via Adobe Sign to fill out. 


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