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Complete the following before your classes start!

  • Set up your Student Email
    • Sign onto your myPPCC Portal, click on the “Student Email” icon in the upper right hand corner.
    • The default password is your birthday. StudentMMDDYYYY - e.g. April 14, 1980  = Student04141980
    • Enter the same password you use to log in to the myPPCC portal.
    • Set the time zone (Mountain Time), click “OK”.
    • You have now set up your student email, check it weekly!
      • All official communications between the student and PPCC will come through this email account.
        • Want to forward your email to your phone? Have problems with your email account? Call ITSS at 719-502-4800.
  • Follow up on your funding
  • Review Important Dates
    • Review the start, drop, withdraw, and end dates for your classes by checking your “Detailed Student Schedule” in your student portal.
    • Also review where your courses are scheduled.
  • Parking at Downtown Studio Campus
    • Get a Parking Hang Tag, maps and directions from Student Life. All other campuses have open access parking and do not require hang tags.
  • Get your Books
    • Search online through the PPCC Bookstore website.
    • Or bring your schedule with you to the Bookstore on any campus.
  • Get your Student I.D. Card
    • Bring your schedule to Student Life. Student Life Locations
    • Student I.D. Cards are required for access to the Computer Labs and to check out materials from the Library.