To log in to Taft College\'s wireless network, enter your A Number for the User ID and your Password is your first initial capitalized followed by your last name initial and the last 6 numbers of your A Number.
Example: Student Tom Jones with an A Number of A0002005 would use A0002005 for the User ID and Tj002005 for Password.
Online orientation is designed to help you familiarize yourself with the tools you need to succeed and to help facilitate your transition and integration into the college learning environment. By participating in this orientation you will:
Learn what Taft College faculty expect from you as a first-time college student at Taft College
Hear from current Taft College students as they explain student tips for success
Be more familiar with the academic and support resources that are available to you to help you succeed
Feel more comfortable with campus processes such as registration, math and English placement exams, and paying tuition
Learn more about campus life and student organizations on campus
Feel more confident about your transition to Taft College
Upon successful completion of the online orientation, you will be able to demonstrate an understanding of:
The required enrollment steps prior to registering for courses
The names and services provided by Taft College student support programs
The study support and tutoring services provided by Taft College
Logging into and managing your campus Cougar Tracks portal
Proven academic planning strategies
Where to obtain your college ID card and/or number
Identify pre-registration holds and semester enrollment dates
How to view and purchase course textbooks
Taft College information, policies and procedures
To continue with orientation, click the English or Spanish version buttons above.