College-assigned e-mail accounts to be required for students

Announcements

Starting Feb. 11, 2012, Shoreline Community College will use only

go.shoreline.edu

  • What is it?
    • A fully functional Gmail account assigned by the college to each student.
  • Timeline
    • Now-Jan. 14, 2013 – Inform students of coming change.
    • Jan. 14 – Students without College-assigned e-mail are notified of their new go.shoreline.edu accounts.
    • Jan. 19-Feb. 10 – Students log-in to new go.shoreline.edu accounts.
    • Feb. 11, 2013 – All College-communication to students transitions to go.shoreline.edu addresses.
      • All student addresses in the Blackboard and Canvas learning management systems will change to assigned go.shoreline.edu accounts.
      • Primary address for Blackboard Connect emergency communications will change to assigned go.shoreline.edu accounts. Secondary Blackboard Connect e-mail addresses will not change.

College-assigned e-mail accounts (your.name@go.shoreline.edu ) for all official communication with students. Official communications may include messages about grades, payments, financial aid and other assistance, emergency and other notifications, the Blackboard and Canvas learning management systems and other messages as required.

Standardized e-mail accounts for all students will help assure complete communication of College messages to all students and help protect privacy as required under the federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act.
A significant number of students already have College-assigned go.shoreline.edu accounts. These accounts are in compliance and students using previously assigned accounts are not affected by this change.

Students without a College-assigned go.shoreline.edu account will receive an account and be notified at their current e-mail address on file with the College. These students will be required to log-in to the College-assigned account.

Starting Feb. 11, 2013, all students are required to use their Shoreline-assigned go.shoreline.edu e-mail account for all college correspondence. The use of any other account in any configuration (forwarded, POP, IMAP, etc.) is not supported. Students are solely responsible for any consequences that result from lost or delayed communications resulting from the use of any e-mail account other than the College-assigned go.shoreline.edu account.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s