MyUCDavis - University of California, Davis
myucdavis - UC Davis Student Housing
UC Davis colleges, schools, and departments use the UC Davis web portal myucdavis to communicate with UC Davis students. Information is organized into "tiles" or blocks of related content. Tiles are usually organized by theme or department. There is a standard "view" of myucdavis - how myucdavis looks to everyone. In addition, each student can create a custom view, called MyView, to organize myucdavis content to their liking.
MyUCDavis Web Portal - University of California, Davis
Student Housing uses myucdavis as the entry point to housing-related web applications, to post contracts-related announcements, and to share links to important Housing-related websites and resources. The Student Housing tile is called MyHousing.
Myucdavis consolidates many UC Davis web applications and online services into one location. Its mobile-friendly layout displays the tools in tiles. Students, faculty and staff each see different versions of the site, and individuals can customize their displays. Read more in this posted in the .In this workshop, I will quickly introduce the MyUCDavis Website Builder tool. For a more comprehensive and illustrated step-by-step tutorial, visit the Instructional Design Studio page created by the . To use MyUCDavis email:
1. Go to and login with your UCD LoginID and Kerberos password. (If you need help with this, contact the IT Express Computing Help desk at 754-HELP (4-4357).
2. Once logged into MyUCDavis, click on the email icon at the top or navigate to My Tools —>Email to immediately gain access to your inbox.
3. Once in Email, you have the same main options available to you in most other email programs. You can compose, send, and reply to messages; set up folders to organize your messages; set up and maintain your address book; and configure the program with options such as adding a signature to all your outgoing messages. If you need help using any of the features in MyUCDavis email, contact IT Express at 754-HELP (4-4357). MyUCDavis (formerly known as Project Gateway) will integrate existing UC Davis online applications together with new services into one convenient Web portal, a site that functions like a doorway to many other sites and that each visitor can personalize to reflect his or her interests and needs (see ).Wouldn't it be great to have just one place where we could manage all of our UC Davis-related business, communications, and coursework? Well, the wait is almost over. By this fall, UC Davis faculty and students will have their own, custom-made Web portal called MyUCDavis. Plans to create a portal for staff are also on the drawing board.One other campus in the UC system--UCLA--provides a similar service. Beyond what it can do for the individual, a customized portal site such as MyUCDavis can help the campus reach out to prospective students and can be the impetus for building a new kind of "community." MyUCDavis also has the potential to be a real competitive plus for our campus. For instance, it could help market the campus to prospective students and further illustrate UC Davis' commitment to its students and faculty.