Email and Calendar

All University of Manitoba students, staff, and retirees with benefits are eligible for email accounts.

  • Students can activate their UMnetID and claim their accounts, 48 hours after they have accepted their offer of admission. Claim your UMnetID through the IST Service Catalogue
  • Staff can claim their accounts after they are listed as "active" within employee records.
  • Retirees (with benefits) can claim their @umr Retiree email here

To create your U of M email account, click here for instructions and go here to activate your Email and Accounts and Claim your UMnetID

Accessing Email and Changing Passwords




Rejected Email and Quota Increases

Missing mail
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.

Quota Increases Request an increase from the Help & Solutions Centre or fill out this form.   



Mon - Fri: 8am to 8pm
204-474-8600 or


Fort Garry
123 Fletcher Argue
Mon - Fri: 8am to 8pm

230 Neil John Maclean Library
Mon - Fri: 8am to 4:30pm

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