Create CalNet ID

This page is for creating Calnet IDs for Summer Session or continuing students.

If you are a newly admitted student and want to create your CalNet ID please go to Admissions and use your MAP credentials to log in.

If you have a 10 digit student ID and do not have MAP (My Application Portal) credentials, please email

Please choose your CalNet ID carefully -- it is your online identity as a student and later as an alum. 
Your CalNet ID, followed by, will become your campus EMAIL address.

Student ID: 
Choose a CalNet ID:
(See CalNet ID Requirements)
Check Availability
Enter it again: 
Choose a passphrase:
(See Required CalNet Passphrase Characteristics
Enter passphrase again:

Don't forget your passphrase; you're the only one who knows it!  If you forget your passphrase, contact the Cal 1 Card Office at 180A Cesar Chavez Center (510-642-4126) .