Your new student email account is your official email address* for all Housatonic Community College communication!

Before You Start . . .

  • Under normal circumstances, Student Email is functional and accessible within one day of admission.

  • If you are new to myCommNet please read this first ...

Steps to Activate . . .

  1. You must know your NetID and password.

  2. Login to myCommNet using your NetID and password, and click here to watch the video:
    Student Email: Office 365 Log-in and Forward Messages

  3. You should also Sign Up To Receive Text Message Alerts! myCommNet ALERT

  4. You MUST close your browser when you are finished with your email or you will not be completely logged out.


Resources . . .



You should also Sign Up To Receive Text Message Alerts!

myCommNet ALERT

Login to my.commnet.edu and sign up for myCommNet ALERT. The system delivers emergency messages through text messaging over cellular phones. Emergencies may include campus-related immediate health or safety situations and may also include weather-related class cancellations. It’s easy and it’s free to all faculty, staff, and students. Look for the tab with the black and red logo when you sign on, you will find instructions there.