Phone: (619) 660-4395
Help desk hours during Fall 2020: Monday-Thursday 7:30am-7:30pm, & Friday 7:30am - 3:00pm.
However, students are encouraged to call and leave a voice message or e-mail anytime.
We will respond on the next, open, business day if a voicemail or e-mail is sent after hours.
Please have your student ID number at the time of your call.
How we can help
The Help Desk is your best resource for troubleshooting technical difficulties associated
with your student accounts.
These problems include but are not limited to:
- Incorrect username and/or forgotten password
- Unable to log in to your student e-mail, the campus network or campus Wi-Fi, the library
database, or Canvas.
- Wi-Fi is available at Cuyamaca Wireless for registered students who bring their own devices. If you need technical assistance
with accessing the Wi-Fi, using your student account, our on-site technical staff
is available to assist you.
If you need help using Canvas you can call the Canvas Help Desk 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 1-844-592-2205.
Contact the Cuyamaca College Help Desk for help logging in and finding your classes.
When to seek outside help
Knowing who to call and when is invaluable and saves precious time. This is especially
crucial if you are enrolled in an online course. The following is a list of tasks
that are not supported by the help desk:
- Resetting Web Advisor passwords
We are no longer able to provide this service due to FERPA laws.
Contact Admissions and Records at 619-660-4275.
- Troubleshooting your home computer
(Consider using the Tech Mall on campus (E-121) as a backup plan when your home system
- Problems associated with your Internet Service Provider (ISP)
- Resetting quizzes/tests in Canvas
Please Contact your instructor
- Installing/downloading course software for your classes or any software
- Configure your hardware, software, e-mail or browser
- Problems with the CCCApply website
Learn more about CCCApply here
Information we need
We really want to help you. When you call or e-mail us, please have the following
When contacting us about Canvas, please include this additional information:
- Course Name
- Course Section Number
- Instructor's Name
Instructional Computer Facilities
Admissions & Records