Published using Google Docs
Google 101 for Students
Updated automatically every 5 minutes

logo.png  Alverno College   Technology Services

Google 101 for Students

For one-on-one help with G Suite for Education, come to our Virtual Technology Open Hours

Recommended Browsers - Firefox or Google Chrome

Click here to download the latest version of Firefox.

Click here to download latest version of Google Chrome.


Link to Procedures

Getting Started with Google Docs

Introduction and Frequently Asked Questions (print)  

Logging in to your Alverno Google Account (print)  

Google Drive

Google Drive - Creating and Sharing a Google Document (print)  

Resolving Conflicts Between Your Personal Google Account and Your Alverno Google Account (print)

Download a Google Doc as Microsoft Word (video)

Transferring Files From a Personal Google Account to an Alverno Google Account (print)  

Downloading Alverno Google data upon graduation (Print)

Google Forms (Survey Tool)

Creating Surveys using Google Forms (print) 

Creating Quizzes using Google Forms (print)  

Google Hangouts

Connecting with Google Hangouts (print)

Google Shared Drives

Introduction to Google Shared Drives (print)
Set Up a shared Drive


Configuring and Uploading to your Youtube Channel (print)


Using Blogger with your Alverno Google account (print)

Help from Google

Link to Google’s Support Page (print)

Google Permission Error

Resolving Permission Denied Errors (print)

Updated 4/26/22