The event calendars are avaiable on the public, student and employee websites. The calendars provide a convenient way for everyone to view College events scheduled days, weeks and months ahead. It also allows you to download an event as an iCalendar file so that you can add the event into your own personal calendar program (Outlook, Google Calendar, Yahoo Calendar, Apple iCal, Zimbra, etc.).
iCalendar Files Documentation
Please note: after importing an event to your personal calendar any future changes made to the event on the web calendar will not be reflected in your personal version of the event.
If you hover over an event on the calendar an overview window will appear with basic information and a button to download the event.
If you click on the download button you will be prompted to either SAVE or OPEN the .ics or iCalendar file.
Click OPEN if you have Outlook 2010. The event will then be added to your calendar and a window will open for the event where you can add in your own additional details.
Click SAVE if you use another calendar program. Save the event file to your computer and then open your calendar program and follow its instructions for importing an iCalendar or .ics file.
Importing OCC Calendar Events into Your Calendar Program
Here are instructions for importing an Onondaga Community College events into other personal calendars.
- Outlook Calendar:
- Outlook 2010: click File. Then, click Open, and then click Import.
Outlook 2007: click on the Office Button, and then click Import and Export.
- Select Import an iCalendar (.ics) or vCalendar file (.vcs), and then click Next.
- Locate the .ics file you downloaded and then click OK.
- Click Import.
The OCC event will now appear as a calendar event in your Outlook Calendar.