Mission Statement: Garden City Community College exists to produce positive contributors to the economic and social well-being of society.


How do I access Google Drive?

Student Google Drive Image

Log in to your bustermail first.

Afterwards, on the top right of the page, simply click on the grid, and choose Drive. (see image) Or simply type in drive.google.com into your browser.

Tip: You can simply go to google.com and login from there. Drive/Email is all accessible from there as well.

How do I upload my documents to Google Drive?

Student Google Drive Upload Image

At the bottom-left corner of the window, you’ll see how much space remains in your Drive account. The menu in the left allows you to navigate, and also to create or upload files. The screenshot shown displays the “Create” and “Upload” icons. The “Upload” icon is located immediately next to the CREATE option, and is used to upload any files of your choice.

Please be advised: only files directly related to classes or activities at GCCC should be stored on your student Google Drive.

How do I download my documents from Google Drive?

Student Google Drive Download Image

To download a file for further editing within Word, Powerpoint, Excel, or any other program on your computer, check the box next to the file, and find “download” under the “more” button found near the top of the window, as shown below.

Please be advised: while Google drive provides basic editors for most office files (Word documents, Excel spreadsheets, and PowerPoint presentations), these are not guaranteed to be compatible with MS Office, and may result in unexpected formatting.