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Student Success Resources: GSU Basics

Thank you for choosing Georgia State University's Perimeter College to start or restart your journey of discovery in higher education.

We are proud to be your partner in your pursuit of a degree, personal development and career goals.

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Your GSU email is a primary contact point between you and the college. You should plan on checking your GSU email regularly for important information pertaining to your student account, schedule, financial aid and other college-related business. This is in addition to your GSU iCollege account.

For assistance with your username and password or setting up or using your email, contact the GSU Technology Services Help desk at 404-413-4357 or email

iCollege is an online digital classroom environment that includes streamlined communications tools, gradebooks, assessments and assignments, as well as content (i.e. lecture notes, videos, and PowerPoint presentations) delivery in a secure environment to enhance the student learning experience. It may be used by any faculty or staff to support the classes they teach and the services they offer students. iCollege is not limited to use by online classes. Perimeter College encourages the use of iCollege in all classes regardless of the manner in which instruction is delivered.

Students have access to Microsoft Office from all CATlabs and computer classrooms, as well as through your GSU Office 365 email account. ALL students enrolled at GSU Perimeter College have access to free software downloads, including McAfee Anti-Virus and Microsoft ProPlus Office Suite for Windows, Mac and mobile devices.

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