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Email, Google Apps @ Illinois, Getting Started for Faculty, Staff, Graduate Students
This page contains information about how faculty, staff, and graduate students create a Google Apps @ Illinois account, how to log in, and how to connect your account to a mobile device.
If you are faculty, staff, or a graduate student, you are eligible to create a Google Apps @ Illinois account through the Cloud Dashboard.
If you choose to create a Google Apps @ Illinois account, you will
have the ability to use tools like Google Docs and Sites to
While faculty and staff can use Google Apps for collaboration, use of Google Mail services is not encouraged. See Email, Google Apps @ Illinois, Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for Faculty, Staff, and Graduate Students for more information.
The easiest way to access your Google Apps @ Illinois account is through the secure web interface located at.
Because you need only a computer with an Internet connection and a web browser, no additional configuration is necessary.
Note: The first time that you log in to your Google Apps @ Illinois account, you will be required to accept the Google Terms of Service; this set of Terms are associated with Google services and are different from the University of Illinois ones you agreed to in the web page. This is the last set of Terms of Service required to accept in order to use Google Apps @ Illinois.
To learn more about Google Sync for your mobile device, including a link to a page with an overview of what is included in the service and how to configure various mobile devices, visit the Google Sync page.