Accessing Google Apps from Locations Where Google Is Restricted

If you are unable to access Google Apps from locations where Google is blocked or restricted, try accessing Google Apps through the Virtual SINC Site.

Audience: Clubs, Faculty, Guests, Postdocs, Researchers, Staff, Students and Teaching Assistants

This KB Article References: Google Apps, Google Mail, Google Calendar, Google Drive
This Information is Intended for: Clubs, Faculty, Guests, Postdocs, Researchers, Staff, Students, Teaching Assistants
Last Updated: August 20, 2018

If you are unable to access Google Apps from locations where Google is blocked or restricted, try accessing Google Apps through the Virtual SINC Site:

  1. Launch the Virtual SINC Site at https://vsst.stonybrook.edu/
  2. Open Google Chrome in the Virtual SINC Site 
  3. Sign into Google Apps (e.g., access mail by going to www.stonybrook.edu/mycloud and signing in with your NetID and NetID password)

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