Using Google Apps
- Getting Started
- Using Gmail
- Using Google Drive
- Using Google Calendar
- Using Google+
- Using Google Groups
- Using Google Sites
Request U of M Google Apps
Log in here or at http://google.umn.edu.
Keep your U of M email address, but use Google's advanced email interface—without ads.
Keep a calendar for yourself, share calendars with others, and subscribe to public calendars.
Create and share documents, spreadsheets, and presentations online.
Create Web sites and secure group wikis.
Access your U of M Google Apps account from a single page.
IM with U affiliates, or make free voice calls to anyone else, anywhere in the world.
Through a partnership with Google, University of Minnesota students, faculty, and staff can access a suite of Google-powered communication and collaboration tools designed to enhance our ability to work together.
In addition to increased productivity opportunities, Google Apps allows the University to save costs in the long run by reducing the need to buy and support software, hardware, and storage to maintain our own independent e-mail service.
All University users have access to the following core Google Apps:
Most University users also have access to additional core Google Apps.
PLEASE NOTE: The core apps listed below are NOT available for Academic Health Center or Health Care Component University email accounts.
Google's case study of the University of Minnesota's transition to the Google environment, can be viewed online at www.google.com/a/help/intl/en/edu/customers.html.
More information about using Google Apps is at the Google Help Center.
More information about U of M email accounts is on the Email site.
Information about the U of M Google search appliance is on the Web Search site.