Staying in ContactIn order to keep up with our extensive on-line resources, staff training opportunities and current events, you are required to keep your contact information upd to date and to utilize your Gavilan College email account. When Faculty are first hired, the Human Resources department is responsible for forwarding the employee information to the MIS department so that a faculty account can be created.
Updating Your Contact Information
To update your contact information (e.g., address, phone number, emergency contact):
- Log on to your myGav portal and click on the Faculty tab
- Click on Gavilan Self-Service Banner
- Click on Personal Information
Telephone/Voice MailFor assistance with establishing a telephone number or voice mail, contact your area Dean, or the MIS department at 408-848-4900 x4357 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gavilan College utilizes the Outlook Web Application (OWA) for email. To establish your Gavilan email address, contact your area Dean, or the MIS department at 408-848-4900 x4357 or email@example.com. Once you have been set up, you can check your email by logging into your myGav portal or going to https://webmail.gavilan.edu. Take a look at our Outlook Web Application (OWA) Basic Training.
To send an email to all Gavilan College Faculty, use the following email address firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gavilan College Faculty Pages
The MyGav Portal and Intranet hold all information you need to know as a faculty member. To log on:
- Go to www.gavilan.edu
- Click the button on the top right of the page
- Log in with your Gavilan ID number (G00#) and pin
- Click on the Intranet Tab
All faculty are assigned a mailbox for materials pertaining to classes and notices to you as an employee. All Faculty mailboxes are located in the Multipurpose Building Room MP 129.
To obtain a faculty mailbox or for questions regarding your mail, please contact Joanie Benevento at email@example.com or 408-848-4750.
Gavilan College has partnered with Rave Mobile Safety to provide an emergency notification system called GavAlert. The system is used to send emergency notifications to Gavilan faculty, staff, and students in the event of a campus emergency such as a campus closure or hazardous situation. The system will send notifications through email, voice calls, and text messaging.
To access GavAlert log on to your myGav portal and click on GavAlert.
You may also want to view GavAlert Frequently Asked Questions