G Suite (formerly Google Apps)

Audience: Faculty, Staff, Students

Overview 

GoogleApps@UIC is a suite of tools used for communication and collaboration. It includes Gmail, Google Drive, Google Sites, Google Groups and Google Calendar.

Features 

GoogleApp Description
Log into Gmail Get storage, protect against spam and viruses, stay connected with built-in IM, voice, and video chat, IMAP and POP message access, and more. Learn more about Gmail.
Log into Google Calendar Share calendars and schedule people, groups, rooms and resources easily, even from your mobile device. Learn more about Google Calendar
Log into Google Hangouts Instant messaging, telephone (VOIP), voicemail, and file transfer make staying in touch a breeze. Learn more about Google Hangouts.
Log into Google Drive (formerly Google Docs) Create and share a variety of online documents, from word processing and spreadsheets to forms and presentations -- all with mobile access. Learn more about Google Drive.
Log into Google Sites Effortlessly build shared websites that include videos, images, gadgets, and documents. Learn more about Google Sites.
Log into Google Groups Create your own moderated forums and mailing lists. Learn more about Google Groups.
Log into Google Inbox Improve email organization and productivity with email bundles, reminders, "snooze" and more. Learn more about Google Inbox.

 

Requirements 

A valid UIC NetID and common password are required to authenticate to GoogleApps@UIC. You must create your GoogleApps@UIC account before you can use GoogleApps@UIC. Creation of a GoogleApps@UIC account requires accepting the GoogleApps@UIC Terms of Use

Before you can access GoogleApps@UIC features from a desktop or mobile email or calendar application, you must change your common password in order to propagate it to Google.

Applicability 

If you are an instructor or UIC service provider, please note you are legally prohibited from requiring use of non-accessible services. Refer to GoogleApps@UIC and Accessibility for more information.

Cost 

There is no charge for this service.

Support 

Email consult@uic.edu
Phone 312-413-0003

 

Further Information 

ACCC Service Level Agreement (SLA)

Service Request Fulfillment Time

2 business days.

Incident Resolution Time

2 business days unless escalated to vendor (Google).

Service Availability 24x7
Maintenance Window(s) N/A
Service Notification Channel(s) ACCC News and Alerts: accc.uic.edu/news/all
REACH distribution email list.
Reviewed to Ensure SLA Meets Business Requirements

Provisional SLA - Currently under IT Governance review.

Date Reviewed

Provisional SLA - Currently under IT Governance review.