Get More from Google Calendar

If you’re new to using Google Calendar, see Create an Event with Google Calendar first. Then, check out Create an Event with Google Calendar - AdvancedGoogle Calendar seems to have an ever-growing set of features. Here is a subset of them; feel free to explore!

  • Show your working hours - If you’d prefer not to be invited to events outside of your working hours, you can adjust your Google Calendar settings so organizers know to reschedule an event to a better time.
  • Receive an email with your daily agenda - Google can send you an email each morning at 5 AM that contains your agenda for the day.

Please consider that there are many browser extensions and add-on's that can work with your Google account, but they haven't all been reviewed and approved by OIT. Learn even more about using Google Calendar by visiting

If you have any questions about Google Calendar or any Google Workspace apps, please contact the OIT Help Desk by submitting a request, emailing, or calling 256-824-3333. Visit for our hours of operation and a link to our chatbot.


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