ctcLink Account

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ctcLink provides students, faculty and staff members a centralized and coherent system to navigate their college business. This system provides easier and more reachable access to college resources. It also combines the student information in a single data set to improve the experience of students looking to transfer to other schools and colleges within the State of Washington.

About ctcLink Account

The ctcLink account gives a student access to the following applications:

The ctcLink Account ID and password are also the credentials to the Canvas account.

Login to MyClark@ctcLink

ctcLink Account Setup

Activate ctcLink Account

To activate your ctcLink Account, please follow the steps below:

Step 1: Open a browser and go to www.clark.edu. click on the student icon on the top-right.
Step 2: From the tiles, click on MyClark@ctcLink.
Step 3: Click on 'First Time User?' at the bottom right of the page.
Step 4: Enter the information as requested. The ctcLink ID is your 9 digit student ID number.
Step 5: Choose 3 security questions by clicking on the drop-down menu. These questions are used to reset your password if you forget it.
Step 6: Answer the questions you  chose in the previous step.
Step 7: Create a password and confirm it. Make sure the password is at least 8 characters, contains at least 1 uppercase letter and at least 1 number.
Step 8: Your account has now been activated. Please make sure that you keep your ctcLink ID safe and accessible.

Reset ctcLink Account Password

If you forgot or lost your ctcLink Account password, please follow the steps below:

Step 1: Open a browser and go to www.clark.edu. Then click on the student icon
Step 2: From the tiles, click on MyClark@ctcLink
Step 3: Click on 'Forgot your password?' at the bottom left of the page
Step 4: Enter your ctcLink ID
Step 5: Click on one of the answer fields or press tab. The questions will auto-populate.
Step 6: Answer the questions shown. Note that the answers must be the same as the ones you answered when activating your ctcLink Account.
Step 7: Create a password making sure it is atleast 8 characters long, with at least 1 uppercase letter, at least 1 lowercase letter and at least 1 number
Step 8: Your password has now been reset. Please note that this is also the password you use to sign in to Canvas.

Get ctcLink ID

 In order to get your ctcLink ID, please follow the guide below:

Step 1: Open a browser and go to www.clark.edu. click on the student icon on the top-right
Step 2: Click on MyClark@Clark
Step 3: Enter your Clark Labs Account credentials. This is the same as your computer labs log in or the WiFi login
Step 4: Your ctcLink ID is shown on the left of the window

Update preferred contact

Log in to MyClark@ctcLink and follow the guide below to change preferred contact:

Step 1: On the ctc Link sign in page, enter your ctcLink ID and password.
Step 2: Click on 'Student Homepage'.
Step 3: Click on 'Profile'.
Step 4: On the side bar, click on 'Contact Details'.
Step 5: Click on the + (add) icon.
Step 6: Enter the email address and check the checkbox next to 'Preferred'.
Step 7: Click the 'Save' button.
Step 8: The preferred contact has been updated.

 

 

Navigating ctcLink

Find Your Enrollment Appointment Date

Registration date for each quarter varies for students. To find your registration date, log in to MyClark@ctcLink and follow the guide below:

Step 1: Log in to ctcLink using your ctcLink ID and password
Step 2: Click on 'Student Homepage'
Step 3: Click on 'Manage Classes'
Step 4: Click on 'Enrollment Dates' and select the quarter you wish to enroll in. Click 'Continue'.
Step 5: If you are continuing student, your registeration date is under 'Enrollment Appointments'.
Step 6: If you are a new student, your enrollement date is under 'Open Enrollment by Session'.

 

Enroll in Classes

Log in to MyClark@ctcLink and follow the guide below to register for classes:

Step 1: On the ctcLink sign in page, enter your ctcLink ID and password.
Step 2: Click on 'Student Homepage'.
Step 3: Click on 'Manage Classes'.
Step 4: Click on 'Class Search and Enroll' and choose the term you wish to enroll for.
Step 5: Look up your classes using class name or keywords.
Step 6: Select the course you wish to enroll for.
Step 7: Select the class you wish to enroll in.
Step 8: Follow prompts to review and confirm class selection and click 'Next'.
Step 9: Choose if you would like to be added to the waitlist and enter a Permission Number if you have one.
Step 10: Select if you want to enroll or just put your class in your shopping cart.
Step 11: Click on 'Submit' to finish your enrollment
Step 12: You have now enrolled successfully to the class you chose. Repeat the process to enroll in more classes.

Enroll in a Class Waitlist

Log in to MyClark@ctcLink and follow the guide below to enter a waitlist for a class:

Step 1: On the ctcLink sign in page, enter your ctcLink ID and password.
Step 2: Click on 'Student Homepage'.
Step 3: Click on 'Manage Classes'.
Step 4: Click on 'Class Search and Enroll' and choose the term you wish to enroll for.
Step 5: Look up your classes using class name or keywords.
Step 6: Select the course you wish to enroll for.
Step 7: Select the class you wish to enroll in.
Step 8: Follow prompts to review and confirm class selection and click 'Next'.
Step 9: Toggle the 'Add to waitlist if the class is full?' to 'Yes' and enter a Permission Number if you have one. Click Accept when you are done.
Step 10: Step 10: Select 'Enroll' and click 'Next'.
Step 11: Click on 'Submit' to finish the process.
Step 12: You have now been added to the waitlist successfully.

Check Your Account Balance

Log in to MyClark@ctcLink and follow the guide below to check your account balance:

Step 1: Enter your ctcLink ID and password.
Step 2: Click on 'Student Homepage'.
Step 3: Click on 'Financial Account'.
Step 4: Your balance is shown on the sidebar and the main window.

Make a Payment on Your Account

Log in to MyClark@ctcLink and follow the guide below to make a payment:

Step 1: On the ctc Link sign in page, enter your ctcLink ID and password.
Step 2: Click on 'Student Homepage'.
Step 3: Click on 'Financial Account'.
Step 4: Click on 'Make Payments' on the side bar.
Step 5: Enter the amount you want to pay.
Step 6: Confirm the amount and then click 'Continue to Make Payment'.
Step 7: Fill your billing and card information, then click Finish.
Step 8: Check the information, then click 'submit'.
Step 9: Your payment has been processed.

Enroll in a Payment Plan (STEPP)

Log in to MyClark@ctcLink and follow the guide below to enroll in the STEPP payment plan:

Step 1: Enter your ctcLink ID and password.
Step 2: Click on 'Student Homepage'.
Step 3: Click on 'Financial Account'.
Step 4: Click on 'Enroll in Payment Plan' under 'Payment Plans'.
Step 5: Click on the STEPP payment plan and click 'Next'.
Step 6: Confirm the payment schedule and click 'Next'.
Step 7: Confirm the agreement and click 'Enroll'.
Step 8: You have successfully enrolled in the STEPP payment plan.

View Your Class Schedule

Log in to MyClark@ctcLink and follow the guide below to view your class schedule:

Step 1: On the ctc Link sign in page, enter your ctcLink ID and password.
Step 2: Click on 'Student Homepage'.
Step 3: Click on 'Manage Classes'
Step 4: On the sidebar, click on view my classes. Detailed class information will appear on the page under every class name.

Drop Classes

Log in to MyClark@ctcLink and follow the guide below to drop from your classes:

Step 1: On the ctc Link sign in page, enter your ctcLink ID and password.
Step 2: Click on 'Student Homepage'.
Step 3: Click on 'Manage Classes'
Step 4: On the side bar, click on 'Drop Classes'.
Step 5: Click the checkbox for the class you want to drop.
Step 6 : Click the'Next' button.
Step 7: Click on 'Drop Classes' button.
Step 8: Confirm by clicking 'Yes' on the pop up screen.
Step 9: You have successfully dropped from the class.

View Your Grades

Log in to MyClark@ctcLink and follow the guide below to view your grades:

Step 1: On the ctc Link sign in page, enter your ctcLink ID and password.
Step 2: Click on 'Student Homepage'.
Step 3: Click on 'Academic Records'.
Step 4: On the side bar, click on 'View Grades'.
Step 5: Choose the term.
Step 6: The grades are shown next to each class.

View/Print Your Unofficial Transcript

Log in to MyClark@ctcLink and follow the guide below to view your grades:

Step 1: On the ctc Link sign in page, enter your ctcLink ID and password.
Step 2: Click on 'Student Homepage'.
Step 3: Click on 'Academic Records'.
Step 4: On the side bar, click on 'View Unofficial Transcript'.
Step 5: Click 'Submit'.
Step 6: Your Unofficial Transcript is shown in a new tab as a pdf document. You can download or print the document from here.

 

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