How to Login to Your Online Course

~ Not all online and hybrid courses use Etudes, please check with your instructor to be sure

~ For access to your course in
Etudes, see Login Instructions

~ For access to OTHER online
courses, please contact your
instructor. See Campus Directory
or Course Info

Want Help?

~ Check out our Student Help Center

~ Follow our Browser Guide for Etudes

~ View Etudes Help guides & tutorials

~ Report registration problems

NEW Look for Etudes!

~ Dashboard replaces My Workspace

~ Watch our Etudes Orientation video

Course Info

~ View details about our fully
courses at Course Info

Etudes Tips

~ CHECK to be sure that your
Etudes account has your current
email address!

Online Courses

Enroll in online courses to attend classes when and where you want!

Need to Add an Online Class?

You can request to add some fully online courses via MyPortal during the first weeks of the summer session.

For fully online courses, see -

View details about fully online courses at Course Info.

Fully Online vs. Hybrid?

Look at the end of the section number for your class to find out if it is fully online or hybrid.

Fully Online: If you see a W, then the class is fully online and takes place almost completely via the Internet. For details, see Course Info.

Hybrid: If you see a Y, then the class is hybrid and takes place via the Internet AND on campus. For details, contact the instructor.

New Online Students

Get Started Guide - See the steps needed to be successful in online courses

Counseling - Talk to someone who can help with your academic planning

Online Degrees & Certificates - Browse fully online degrees and certificates

Etudes Orientation:

Attend an Etudes orientation session on campus

Watch our VIDEO version of Etudes orientation

Current Online Students

Computer Browser Settings - Use these settings to correctly set up your browser for Etudes

Etudes Login instructions - Find out how to login to your Etudes courses.

Online Tutoring!

The Teaching and Learning Center is excited to offer online Reading and Writing support for Foothill College students who are currently enrolled in online courses. For details, visit Online Tutoring.

The PSME Center also offers online tutorial resources including an online forum and scheduled live webconferencing.


Ask General Questions - Submit general questions about Foothill College to get an immediate response from Ask Foothill

Online Classes Help Center - Ask questions about Etudes or online courses

Online Degrees and Certificates

View a list of classes offered online that can count toward Gen Ed Requirements.

Students can earn the following degrees and certificates by completing fully online courses. See details.

Click on the name of a degree to view a list of classes offered online that can count toward that degree.

NOTE: Other courses that are only held on campus (not online) are not included on these lists. For a complete list of degree requirements, please visit Degree, Certificate or Transfer Programs.

Certificates of Achievement

Please contact division offices for details about which fully online courses can be used to meet Certificate requirements.

  • Accounting
  • Art History
  • Art: Portfolio
  • Graphic & Interactive Design
  • Music Technology
  • Pro Tools
  • Transfer Studies-IGETC (UC ONLY)