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Student Email

NOVA's Google email and Google Apps are available to NOVA students.

The Google email system provides you with a reliable and secure way to send and receive email. Emails are delivered through a Web browser and email addresses will not change.

Gmail - Important Email Information


  • All email addresses are username@email.vccs.edu.
  • You do NOT need to set up a new Gmail account.
  • If you do not know your username or password, click on myNOVA on the NOVA home page and then click on Look Up Your Username and Set Your Password. Use the same link to reset your password.
  • Access your email via myNOVA.
  • Your mailbox size is 25 GB. Spam and virus protection is included. It has mobile access.
  • Visit FAQ for more information.
  • Be sure to read the student email guidelines.

Instructions for Using Student Email