Sometimes it can be hard to keep track of what’s going on around campus….
Now with 25Live + Google Calendar syncing you can view not only what’s on your schedule but what’s going on around campus at the same time. With all the features of Google Calendar at your disposal you can filter calendar views and receive notifications about events you care about. You can also send out RSVPs and invite your friends and co-workers to join you for campus events.
Subscribe to any 25Live calendar
Try subscribing to the Event Spotlight calendar here or follow the link below to view a full list of available calendars. If you’re not already logged into your Google account you’ll be prompted to do so before subscribing. Once you add the calendar it’ll show up in your Other Calendars section.
Get access to PLU events anywhere
Feel free to use any app that can subscribe to live iCal feeds, we recommend the Google Calendar app. With the Google Calendar app you can get quick and easy access to all your events and calendars on your phone or tablet. With apps for Android and iOS you’ll be sure to have the best experience on whichever device you use.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is 25Live?
25Live is the university’s space and event reservation calendar. Use your PLU ePass to log-in and reserve a space or event. See more at www.plu.edu/calendar
I can't subscribe to a calendar
Do I have to use Google Calendar?
No! You can use any software or app that can accept iCal formatted feeds. Calendar for Mac, Microsoft Outlook, and many more! Just check to see if your favorite app accepts live iCal feeds.
How do I unsubscribe from a calendar?
- Open Google Calendar on a computer.
- Click the settings gear in the top right.
- Select Settings.
- Click Calendars near the top of the page.
- Find the calendar you no longer want access to, and click the Unsubscribe link on the right.
You’ll be asked to confirm that you want to unsubscribe.
Now you no longer have access to the calendar or its events.
I don't see my subscribed calendars being synced to my other devices/services
If you’re using another service or app to view your Google Calendars such as iCal or Calendar on iOS and don’t see calendars you’ve subscribed to from the “Other Calendars” section you can head over to https://www.google.com/calendar/syncselect in your browser and select which calendars you’d like to make available to sync to other devices.
For more info on syncing to to iCal or Calendar of iOS see below:
What about LuteGuide?
Whether you are searching for activities after school today, or wondering what is on the menu for this week, LuteGuide is here to make your college life convenient and fun. Updates and notifications ensure that you are the first to know what is taking place on campus.
Everything from orientation schedules, program registration, to dining menus, or your local favorite cafe, you will find them all in LuteGuide. Get access to schedules, maps, build to-do lists, and plenty more available from downloadable guides exclusively for the mobile app.
I can't find an event
These feeds show only those items that event planners chose to “publish”. See published and non-published events by logging into R25Live at www.plu.edu/calendar
How do I link my department's 25Live calendar to Google Calendar?
How do I add a "Subscribe to ..." button to my site?
In the Visual Composer for WordPress pages there will be an element called “Subscribe to Google Calendar Button”. You will just need to enter your 25Live Calendars WebName.
We recommend attending an Open Lab session so we can assist you in finding your 25Live calendar WebName.
How do I get my off-campus event on these 25Live feeds?
Sign into 25Live and create an event. Select “off-campus” for location. Record the location, website, and contact details in the “Description” field. Select “Publish”.
Can I create an event without a location in 25Live?
Where does the event information come from?
PLU event planners enter their event information into 25live. If the event planner chooses to the option, 25Live will publish that event.
List of 25Live Calendars
Here you’ll find a small list of 25Live calendars that are available for you to download or subscribe to. Some calendaring applications can track live iCal url’s, to get this url right-click on the Download icon next to the calendar you want and select “Copy link location”. Clicking on the red Download button will download the iCal file for a calendar. Clicking the blue Subscribe button will redirect you to Google Calendar where you will be asked to add the calendar to your Other Calendars section. Note: If you are not already signed into your Google account you will be asked to do so before subscribing