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Making Announcements

MyUWG announcements offer an easy and effective way to communicate with users through the myUWG portal. Generally, MyUWG announcements:

 

Making MyUWG Announcements

To have an announcement made through the myUWG portal, follow the procedures below.

  1. Determine the group that you wish to target. Your basic choices are below:
    • Campus Wide
    • Faculty Only
    • Faculty & Staff

      You may also target specific majors or class groups such as Seniors.

      If you wish to target highly specific groups or Freshmen, you will need to request a Banner job to create the group. To do so, submit your request for the group to be created for the purpose of a targeted portal announcement through BANRPT-L@westga.edu. If you're not sure if a Banner job is needed, check with the helpdesk at 678-839-6587.
  2. Prepare the text for your message.
  3. Submit your message to your Vice President or their designee for approval.
  4. Submit your approved message to the helpdesk at helpdesk@westga.edu along with your request to make the announcement via the portal, your targeting specifics and your date range for the announcement.