California Colleges Guidance Initiative
California Colleges Guidance Initiative Instructions

How to use CaliforniaColleges.edu

CaliforniaColleges.edu is a website that you can use in grades 6-12 to help you plan and save all your college and career preparation activities. You can review your saved goals, take assessments, and explore different career choices within Your Portfolio.

 

Follow these steps to begin your college and career exploration.

 

Student Login Directions

Step 1                 Sign in (your account has already been created for you).

                                Account name: movusd###### (movusd + your ID #)

                                                Example: movusd12345678910

                                Password: MMDDYYYY (your birthday)

                                                Example: If your birthday is 5/7/98, you enter 05071998

                                               

Step 2                 You will be asked to reset your password but repeat the same password     

                               provided.

 

Password: MMDDYYYY (your birthday)

                                Example: If your birthday is 5/7/98, you enter 05071998

 

Step 3                 You will be asked to create a security question. Select one of these two questions:

  • In what city were you born?
  • What is the name of your hometown?

 

Answer the remaining questions on the page, agree to the terms and conditions and click on “continue.”

 

 

 

Complete Interest Profiler

 

Step 1                 Click on the tab called “Career Planning”

Step 2                 Click on the box called “Learn About Yourself”

Step 3                 Click on “Interest Profiler”

Step 4                 After you complete the Interest Profiler, your results will show bar graphs to   match your interests.

Step 5                 Click on “Matching Careers”

Step 6                Explore Careers and SAVE Three to Your Portfolio!

 

Invite Parents: Click on Your Portfolio

  • Scroll down the page and click on Invite a parent or guardian to connect to your portfolio (on the right side of the page)
  • Complete the required information and click on Invite
  • The parent or guardian will receive an email with instructions on how to view the students’ portfolio