Think of your MEID as your username to access online services with the college. You’ll use this to log in to my.maricopa.edu and access your student email. Your college ID number is used to identify your unique student account. If you call us about issues or call our cashier’s office to make a payment, this is the number you should have on hand so we can access your account as fast as possible. Here’s how to tell the difference between the two:
Your MEID usually will start with the first three letters of your first name, followed by seven numbers.
Your college ID number is eight digits long, contains no letters, and begins with a 3.