KCAI Email and Artnet Access Instructions

KCAI hosts its e-mail services on Google servers (aka GMail).  KCAI email is the student's resource for all communications with faculty and staff as well as the main resource for important announcements and news letters from KCAI administration and faculty. Your KCAI email access is synched  to all KCAI network access points (Labs, Artnet, NAS, & Wireless.)

Initial Log in Instructions:   Any * NEW * users who have not changed their email password will need to go to the Password Change site: https://access.kcai.edu (read the instructions at that page thoroughly ) to initialize their account. 

Your password be at least 8 characters long

  • not be the same as any of your previous passwords
  • not contain a complete dictionary word
  • not contain your user name, real name, or any other personal information
  • Your password must contain at least one character from each of the following:

    • letters (lowercase and/or uppercase)
    • numbers (0-9)
    • special characters (for example, !, $, #)

After setting your password you may access your KCAI email on http://gmail.com  You will also be able to access the lab computers, and wireless network with this same username and password.

 *AFTER*  you have initialized your account, access your online KCAI email on http://gmail.com