myCuesta Student email accounts are assigned to currently admitted Cuesta College students.  A currently admitted student is one who:

  • Has a current admission application submitted for the current term or future term posted at the Admissions web site, or
  • Is enrolled in a current or future term, or
  • Was enrolled within the last primary term (Fall or Spring) terms.

Link here for directions on how to activate your myCuesta student (gmail) account.  Note: Student email accounts are assigned through an overnight process and activated the next day after your application has been processed.

Expiration of myCuesta Student Email

  • myCuesta email accounts are disabled, forwarding disabled, and contents are deleted for students who no longer qualify as "currently admitted." 
  • Students who do not receive at least one grade or W symbol after two primary terms (Fall or Spring) or have no enrollment will have their account disabled. 
  • Students who submit an application but fail to register for a class continue to have access up to the start of the next term at which time their account will be disabled without the option of forwarding.
  • Students that re-apply for a current or future term will have their myCuesta email account reactivated.

Privacy & Usage Policies

Student email content and usage policies shall conform to Cuesta College's Computer and Network Use Board Policy 3720 and Administrative Procedure 3720.