Online Services and Messaging

Barton students have multiple electronic venues available to support their educational experience. Find links to login to these venues below.

MyBarton Portal

Login to your MyBarton Portal account to access Barton County Campus E-companion and hybrid courses, manage your Cougar E-mail, and view your PAWS account using a convenient dashboard. Your portal user name is your Student ID and your password is your PAWS password. Currently, for all 100% online e-courses, please continue to log in at BARTonline.

Cougar E-mail 

Your My Barton Portal and your password is now the PAWS password. Through this e-mail account, students receive important and time sensitive information about financial aid, advisement, enrollment, and billing, as well as communication from instructors.

You may view your email address and your Barton ID by logging into your MyBarton Portal account.

*Please remember to check for emails from Barton in the "spam" folder of your Gmail account. If you find emails from Barton in your "spam" folder, please mark as "not spam," to ensure that you receive important and timely information from us.

BARTonline Courses  

Visit for educational opportunities as well as access to online course components for all 100% online courses, hybrid courses, and most face-to-face courses.

Cougar Text Alert System

The Cougar Text Alert System allows subscribers to receive alerts concerning campus emergencies and closings through email or text messaging.