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Student Help Desk

If you are a CTC student and you need assistance with issues related to access for Banner, Blackboard, or email services, please follow these initial steps prior to contacting the Student Help Desk.  We have found that following these first steps will solve most access issues.

To begin with, you must know your CTC issued Student email address. If you do not know your email address, click the following link to access our student lookup system. https://studentbils.chattahoocheetech.edu/

NOTE:  At this time the Student Help Desk cannot provide personal computer or software application support.

Steps to Access your Email?

  1. Please access your email at https://outlook.com/students.chattahoocheetech.edu/
  2. Your Username is the first part of your CTC student email address preceding @students.chattahoocheetech.edu.    (Example – jsmith1)
  3. Your initial password is CTC (DASH-)and your  6 digit Date of Birth MMDDYY   (Example: CTC-010279)   NOTE: Uppercase letters.
  4. After logging in, please follow the prompts for registering alternate contact information and password reset questions.
  5. Change your password to something you can remember and to provide more security for your account.

Password Reset?

NOTE: you must register an alternate form of contact and/or password reset questions to proceed with resetting your password.

  1. In a browser, please go to: https://passwordreset.microsoftonline.com/
  2. Enter your full CTC email address in the “User ID” field, and complete the CAPTCHA.
  3. The following section is guided in your browser. Please follow the on-screen prompts.

Have you been prompted to change your password upon login?

Please don’t be alarmed if you are prompted to reset your password when logging in to Office 365 or an on-campus computer. Passwords for students expire annually and must be changed.

Unsure of your CTC ID?  To look up your Banner Student ID, CTC e-mail address and/or your Windows login user name, click this link to Find my ID.

If the steps outlined above still do not help you, please contact our Student Help Desk.

  1. Send an email to the Student Help Desk at HelpDesk@students.chattahoocheetech.edu.
    -Please provide your full name and student ID (900#)
    -Please provide a detailed message describing your issue.
    -Please provide a means to contact you via phone or personal

Student Help Desk Hours of Operation:

  • Monday-Thursday:  8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (noon)

NOTE: All correspondence after normal business hours will be answered the next business day.

Student Computer, Printer, and Email Policies

BLACKBOARD Technical Support

  • Link to BLACKBOARD.
  • Complete a “Help Desk Request Form” in the “Help and Resources” block to get assistance from BLACKBOARD administrators.