Your Ferris Gmail Account & MyFSU

What You Need to Know

Your Gmail account is the only email we will use to communicate information about registration, financial aid, student activities and class cancellations. For help accessing your account, follow the “Help” link or contact Ferris’ technical assistance helpdesk.

The Financial Aid Office will ONLY use your Ferris email account to send you important information regarding your financial aid. Be sure that you routinely check your FSU email account!

To Find Your Computing ID and Password

One week after receiving your acceptance notice, you can log on to your personal campus information through MyFSU and send and receive university email. Follow these simple instructions to log on.

  1. Click on the MyFSU link near the lower right corner of this screen
  2. Select the "ID and Password Help" link
  3. Follow the instructions here
  4. Be sure to note your computing ID and initial computing password

To Access MyFSU

  1. Click on the MyFSU link near the lower right corner of this screen
  2. Type in your ID and initial password

MyFSU Tutorial

Go to and at the bottom right, under Student Services, click on Financial Aid; then in the right hand corner under Quick Links, click on How To and check out the video tutorial or quicksteps for MyFSU.

Forward Your Gmail to Another Email

Want to forward your student email to another account? Here’s how:

  1. Log on to MyFSU (
  2. Open the Email icon (upper right)
  3. Click on Options and choose Auto Forward