Information Technology Help Resources
Need assistance signing in to myView? Click HERE.
Monday through Friday, 8:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Krumm Business Center, Rooms #29-31
Vice President for Information Services and CIO
myView provides a single point of access to email, course schedules, grades and other electronic resources. Only registered students and employees have access to myView. myView student access is setup within a few days of registering for classes. myView employee access is setup after all HR paperwork has been processed. New registered students and new employees receive a welcome letter sent to their personal email address explaining how to sign onto myView.
You may access the myView web site at https://myView.grandview.edu. You will need to enter your myView username and password in order to access the myView site.
For help with myView username/password, click HERE for myView sign in assistance.
A Grand View email address is provided for all current students and employees. Email accounts are setup at the same time as myView accounts. It is important for you to check your Grand View email account often, as e-mail is a commonly used source of communication within the campus community.
To access your email:
• Login to myView
• The myView Mail link on the right hand side
• Click on the number of unread messages to launch Outlook Web Access (OWA) in a new window
* Please note that your e-mail address is the same as your login to myView.
Education Discounts on Computer Purchases
Computer Lab Access & Network Storage Space
As a Grand View student you have access to computer labs across campus. Please see Computer Lab Locations & Details (login to myView required) for information on where the computer labs are and the technology within each lab.
To access the computers in the labs you will need to know your myView username and password. Details are provided in the myView Login Information tab.
In addition to computer lab access you will be allowed up to 500MB of network space and will have access to these documents from any lab computer on campus.
Your personal network space Windows operating systems is the My Documents folder and on Macintosh computers it is the StuFiles folder.
Some classes at Grand View University use Blackboard, a web-based tool to help enhance class instruction. Your instructor will let you know if Blackboard is being used for a course.
You may access Blackboard at https://bb.grandview.edu.
Your Blackboard login is the first part of your myView login (without the @grandview.edu at the end) and the password is the same as your myView.
If you have problems logging into Blackboard please contact Karly Good at email@example.com or at 515-263-2831.
Viewing Your Schedule & Grades – myTools
Through the myTools functionality of myView, you can access your schedule, search for classes for future semesters, view grades and transcripts.
To access myTools Information:
More information on the functions in myTools is available here (login required).
Telephone Service & Long Distance
Local phone service is no longer available in the residence halls. If you desire a local phone number Google offers a free online service that will give you a local phone number complete with voice mail that you may access from your computer. You can sign up for this service here at http://www.google.com/voice.
Grand View provides web space if you would like to create a personal web page. Your site will be accessible via the Internet so please be mindful of what you upload to your site. Grand View is not responsible for inappropriate content and reserves the right to delete such content at any time.
For information on how to create your personal web page
Smart Phone Email Access
If you have a Smartphone compatible with Microsoft Exchange and have a data plan from your wireless carrier you may be able to sync with the myView email system.
Click HERE for more information.
Please seek help from your cell phone carrier if you have problems setting up the smartphone access.