The Community College of Allegheny County provides a supportive and transformative learning environment that prepares graduates to meet critical needs in the region’s workforce.
At CCAC, we believe that life outside the classroom is an important part of your college experience. Each CCAC campus has a variety of activities to enhance your lifestyle – including athletics, cultural events and personal development seminars.
The CCAC Educational
Foundation is the fundraising and benefactor arm of the college. It seeks to
create vital connections between the college and the wider community
to ensure the ongoing viability of the college.
Students must obtain a NetID account. Your CCAC NetID and password
identify you to the CCAC network and allow you to access a variety
of resources and services.
NetID creation is available upon registering for courses at
academic email is available one hour after your NetID is
Having a NetID allows you to log on to the CCAC network from any
campus PC, to utilize local PC software, resources and files
necessary for some of your coursework. Without a NetID, you cannot
log-in or use any campus PC or CCAC network resources. Most CCAC
applications are web-based, (MyCCAC Portal, Blackboard, Academic
Email, CCAC Central, etc.) and may be accessed on your home
computer or mobile device as long as you have an internet
What do you need to create your NetID?
Online Learning Students: Information
about NetID's for Online Learning students will be sent via postal
Use your NetID to access:
for NetID (PDF).
Watch a demo: Creating Your
NetID or Changing Your
For security purposes, your password will expire every 120
days. You will get the notification in your academic email
that your password is going to expire.
Change your Password
Log into NetID Account Management at https://netid.ccac.edu
To create a NetID account:
To change your NetID password:
To reset your forgotten password:
To create or change password reset
One way to reduce the risk of viruses and to prevent
unauthorized use of your computer is to manage your passwords
carefully. Do not share your password with
Your password must contain at least 8 characters from at
least three of the following categories:
Once you have created an appropriate password:
If you encounter problems and need assistance
Where to Find your Student ID
You can find your student ID number on your CCAC Student ID Card
or a variety of correspondence from CCAC:
If you have a CCAC student photo ID or other photo
identification such as a driver's license, you can go to any campus
open computer lab to have your password reset. To obtain your
student ID#, please visit any campus Registration office.
ServiceDesk Phone: firstname.lastname@example.org
NEW: Summer June and July 4-Day Week Hours
Monday – Thursday: 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.Friday*: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.Saturday*: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.Sunday*: 12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. July 4 – July 7: Closed*Friday, Saturday and Sunday Hours: the ServiceDesk will be closed for the dinner/lunch hour on Friday and Saturday from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. and Sunday from 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. You may leave a voicemail message and received a call back after the scheduled break times.
ServiceDesk is always closed for any CCAC holiday college-wide closures.
Fall/Spring Hours of Operation
Monday through Thursday: 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.Sunday: 2:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.*
*Sunday Hours: the ServiceDesk will be closed for the dinner hour on Sundays only between 5:00 and 6:00 p.m.; callers may leave a voicemail message and receive a call back after 6:00 p.m.
Monday – Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.Friday – Sunday: Closed
Regular Hours of Operation
Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Saturday: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Sunday: Closed
Computer labs are always closed for any CCAC holiday college-wide closures.