Announcing Google's G Suite for Western

Beginning during the winter break of 2016, faculty, staff, and students will have the opportunity to use Google’s G Suite (formerly called Google Apps) using your WWU “cloud” username (username@wwu.edu) and password.

The G Suite apps that are available at this time

  • Google Drive, which includes file storage, file sharing, and basic “office” productivity apps like Docs and Sheets.
  • Google Talk / Hangouts: Video, voice, or text conversations across all your devices
  • Keep: Create, share, and manage notes and to-dos
  • Sites: Create, share and publish websites New for Spring 2017!
  • Google Groups: Create mailing lists and discussion groups
  • Google Photos: Store, edit, and share photos online
  • YouTube: Upload, view, and share videos

​Additional Information

  • Google Drive is being offered as an optional service
  • Gmail is not part of the suite and will not be offered
  • Some other G Suite apps, like YouTube, will be made available later
  • Office 365 will remain as Western’s fully-supported office and productivity suite of services

Sign in to G Suite with your username@wwu.edu!

Sign in to Google

Learn more at our G Suite for Western web page, or watch the Just Two Minutes episode below:

 

Date: 
Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 12:30pm