Message from the Google Transition Team
We are pleased to be beginning the campus-wide rollout of Google Apps as our new email and calendar platform. Once you have received your new Google Apps account you can sign in and begin using Google Mail, Google Docs, and all your other apps, right away. Calendars are available, but the transition will follow once all faculty/staff have moved to Google -- stay tuned!
What is Google Apps?
Google Apps is a suite of web-based messaging and collaboration applications that Google hosts on their own servers. Google provides these applications as a "service," rather than as software you have to download and install. To access these applications, you simply use a web browser on any computer that's connected to the Internet.
Why did we choose Google Apps?
Based on our recent growth and cost trends, we looked for an email and calendar solution that could provide with us the following benefits:
What does Google Apps include?
Your new Google Apps account will include the following services: