MATC Gmail Help

When you activate your MATC network account, you are issued an MATC Gmail account. Your MATC Gmail account will be your official and primary means of communication in your courses and all college services. Check this account regularly for important announcements!

What is My MATC Gmail Address?

Your address will be your MATC network account This is different than the type of address given to faculty or your personal Gmail account. If you have a personal Gmail account, you may toggle between your personal Gmail and MATC Gmail inboxes using these instructions.

Chart of Gmail Address Examples

How Do I Access My MATC Gmail?

Once you recieve your MATC Network username and password, you may log into the MATC Portal to access your MATC Gmail.

  • New students - Activate your MATC network account to receive your username and password. You will use this login to access MATC Gmail, Blackboard, MATC desktops, and more. Your email address will be your MATC Network username
  • Continuing/Returning Students - If you do not remember what your login is, go to the Online Password Manager and use the "Forgotten Username" or "Forgotten Password" links.

How Do I Use Gmail?

If you are unfamiliar with using Gmail, view the Quick Start video and provided resources.

If you would like to receive email notifications from Rave Alert and Blackboard, please see these tutorials:

What are Google Apps?

When you are logged into your MATC Gmail, you will have access to set of free tools called Google Apps. These are web-based, mobile-friendly tools that you can use to take notes, create study schedules, collaborate with classmates, and more. When you are logged into your MATC Gmail, click on the apps icon in the top-right corner of the screen to view and access Google Apps.

Screenshot of Google Apps

Recommended Apps to Support Your Learning

  • Google Calendar - For creating a personal study schedule and to manage your time.
  • Google Keep - A handy note-taking tool and reminder system.
  • Google Docs - A web-based word-processing program with built-in collaboration tools.
  • YouTube - Search for video tutorials, presentations, or playlists to support your learning of difficult concepts.

Password Management & Expiration

Your myMATC acccount's password will expire and must be changed every 180 days. You will receive an email at your MATC Gmail account warning you at 15 days, 5 days and 3 days.

If, when you activated your myMATC Account, you set-up your two security questions, you may use the online Password Manager to change your password. Otherwise, please call the Help Desk at 414-297-6541 for assistance.

How Do I Fix a Login Problem?

Call the Help Desk at (414) 297-6541 or use the Online Password Manager to retrieve or reset your username and password.

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