Where can I access Starfish?
By clicking the button right below that says WCC Starfish!
(Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Starfish.
Using the Safari browser on Apple devices is known to cause issues.)
You can also simply access your unique Starfish dashboard through your MyWCC account! Sign in with your WCC network username/password and you will find the login for Starfish under the “Advising” tab. You will need to use your WCC username/password for Starfish access.
Getting Started with Starfish
The mission of Starfish is to provide an easy tool to connect students to all the resources that Whatcom Community College has to offer. It also aims to connect you directly with your faculty and advisors, so that there are clearer means of communication to help support you throughout your time at Whatcom.
Starfish allows you to do the following things:
- Create a degree plan that you can work on with an advisor and refer to from anywhere you have access to internet
- Schedule meetings with a variety of services on campus and sometimes your instructors
- View any flags or kudos raised for you by instructors during our Early Alert progress surveys
- View your academic standing (International Students, visit International Programs staff to ask about your current academic standing)
Once you’ve logged on, you’ll see your dashboard! Your dashboard will include a snapshot of any appointments and meetings, as well as any steps that you may need to help you stay on track and meet your goals.