Student Email Forwarding

These instructions will guide in setting up forwarding to a private email account for student email accounts ending in  Setting forwarding for student email is optional. 

  1. Login to MyVCCCD,
  2. Click on the Student Email icon found on the upper right of MyVCCCD after login. 
    Email icon for student email
  3. In the top right, click Settings (a gear icon), then Settings. 
    Gmail Settings icon
  4. Click the Forwarding and POP/IMAP tab.
    Forwarding tab in email settings
  5. In the "Forwarding" section, click Add a forwarding address.
  6. Enter the email address you want to forward messages to.  Click Next and then Proceed.
  7. Choose what you want to happen with the Gmail copy of your emails. We recommend Keep Gmail's copy in the Inbox.
    Completed settings for email forwarding
  8. At the bottom of the page, click Save Changes.

For more detailed forwarding information, see the Gmail support page at