All University of Manitoba students, staff, and retirees with benefits are eligible for email accounts.
You are encouraged to claim your U of M account even if you already have email through another provider. You can forward your U of M mail to your current email address and then receive all U of M mail.
To create your U of M email account, use claimid.
*Please Note - IST is in the process of migrating staff Email accounts to our new Exchange Email and Calendar server. To differentiate between the two servers we are referring to the existing email service as "Classic", while the new system we are simply calling "Exchange".
Accessing your Email
Your U of M email can be accessed in a variety of ways through:
*Want to learn more about Exchange? Click here
If you think you are missing mail, the messages may have been identified by the University system as spam.
NOTE: The University of Manitoba is using a new email security and SPAM quarantine solution, IronPort. Click here for more information on the SPAM rules and incoming safe/block lists.
Email Account Tools (forwarding, vacation messages, and filtering)
If you would like to forward your email, setup a vacation or autoresponse message, or setup email filters, visit our mail account tools page at:
Exchange users can manage these options through OWA.
Delays in receiving email
Occasionally there may be delays when receiving email from external parties. Here's why.