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@u.northwestern.edu Overview

G Suite Overview

Northwestern has partnered with Google to provide G Suite for Education accounts for student collaboration. 

G Suite email accounts are official student email accounts, and all official University correspondence will be sent to them.

G Suite accounts have unlimited storage with access to the following core apps:


The following G Suite accounts are available at Northwestern:

The standard elements of the email address include your official first and last name as entered in CAESAR and your anticipated graduation year.

Note: @fsm.northwestern.edu accounts are no longer being offered, as Feinberg School of Medicine students are required to use @northwestern.edu accounts for HIPAA compliance reasons (some legacy @fsm accounts still exist).

Students and Alumni

Most Northwestern students, including undergraduates, graduate students, and some School of Professional Studies students, will @u.northwestern.edu accounts.

Students in the Pritzker School of Law will use @nlaw.northwestern.edu accounts

Two schools do not use G Suite:

Alumni – that is, individuals who have graduated from Northwestern – are eligible to continue using their existing G Suite accounts. Alumni can also choose delete their existing account and use an @alum.northwestern.edu or @kelloggalumni.northwestern.edu account instead.

Faculty

Faculty members who want to use G Suite apps to collaborate with students can request a G Suite account by emailing consultant@northwestern.edu.

 

Student Groups and Organizations

Organizational G Suite accounts are available to officially recognized student groups, religious and spiritual groups, and University departments who need G Suite apps to collaborate with students. To facilitate communication between group members, organizational accounts will also include a Google Group .

To request an organizational G Suite account, have a group representative submit the @u Organizational Account Request Form.

 

Resources

For general assistance using your G Suite account, you can search the G Suite Learning Center.

You can also access G Suite articles at the Northwestern IT Knowledge Base.

If you have any questions about your account as an alum, contact the Alumni Support Team at alumni-admin@u.northwestern.edu.

For all other questions, contact the Northwestern IT Support Center at consultant@northwestern.edu .

 

 

 

Last Updated: 7 February 2018

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