Google Apps for WildcatMail Overview

What is Google Apps for WildcatMail?

Google Apps for WildcatMail is the name of CSU, Chico's implementation of Google Apps for Education. It provides access to Google’s online services, allowing you to take advantage of Google’s e-mail, productivity, and collaboration tools while maintaining your e-mail address.

How do I get Support?

IT Support Services provides support for your WildcatMail powered by Google account. ITSS can be reached by telephone at 530-898-HELP(4357) or by e-mail at

Please note: ITSS provides support for Gmail and account issues only. They do not provide support for the other applications contained in the Google Apps software suite. For help using Google's software, please see the Google Support site.

Gmail - Google's e-mail program

Enjoy Google’s powerful e-mail program without the ads. With over 7+ GB of space that’s constantly growing, you can forget about quotas.

Docs - Web-based word processing, spreadsheet, presentations

Easily create documents, spreadsheets, or presentations and export them to your favorite desktop program. Share them with your group and make changes together in real time.


Organize your life with a simple online calendar. Create different calendars and share with family, friends, student groups, clubs and sports teams.

Sites - Google's website creation tool

Creating a website is as easy as editing a document. Ideal for team collaboration and to have a single place to collect information in the form of text, videos, presentations, attachments and calendars.

Who is Eligible?

All students, faculty, staff, and retirees can obtain an account, however Wildcat Mail powered by Google is the official e-mail system for students only. Microsoft Exchange continues to be the official e-mail service for faculty and staff.