From the College of the Desert homepage, click on "MyCOD"
Click on the "MyCOD Email" direct link at the bottom of the page
Enter your username with “@mycod.us” at the end. Click on “Next” to continue
Enter your password then click on “Sign In” to continue
You will receive this message asking for more information. Click on “Next” to continue
You will need to set up a minimum of two recovery methods.
Click on “Set it up now” for the methods you would like to choose.
To set up security questions, choose five different questions and type out the answers.
Click on “Save Answers” when complete.
To set up a phone number, type out the entire phone number and select “Text Me” or
You will receive a verification code.
Enter the verification code in the textbox below and click on “Verify” to continue.
Click on “Finish” once two recovery methods have been completed.
Click on the "Outlook" link on the left hand side of the page
Click on the tools icon to change your settings. Click on “View all Outlook settings” to change the language
Select your preferred language from the Drop-down menu then click on "Save"
To begin writing a new email, click on “New Message”
To email the Noncredit Programs office, type “firstname.lastname@example.org” in the “To” section. Make sure to include your name, student ID number, and your question or request. Click on “Send” button to send message.