Answered By: Melissa Feinberg
Last Updated: Oct 23, 2018     Views: 55

A SURF ID is issued to new students whose applications have been processed. Students can log into SURF and set up a password at The SURF ID will begin with a “W” followed by several numbers. 

If you are accessing SURF for the first time, click here and navigate to the SURF ID Lookup or click here for the direct link to retrieve your SURF ID.

A tutorial is available under the SURF ID Lookup (video) tab.

If you would like a physical STUDENT ID card with your picture and SURF ID number on it, click here for how to purchase one.

For more information on MiraCosta’s online enrollment system, SURF, or questions about accessing your account, please contact the Student Help Desk at 760.795.6655 or email

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