BGSU provides an official university email account as part of the BGSU Account given to all staff, faculty, students and maintained for alumni and retirees. Official university correspondence will be sent through email and faculty, staff and students will need to access this email account on a regular and timely basis in order to stay current with University related communications.
The email account addresses are all of the form of: email@example.com. The BGSU cloud-based email system provides users with access to email, communication and collaboration services that may be accessed by mobile, desktop, and web-based applications.
During 2013 BGSU will be completing a Unified Communications (UC) project that will integrate communication methods and technologies into a comprehensive system. Information about the UC project is available at: www.bgsu.edu/its/uc .
Phase 3 of the UC project focuses on the move to a cloud-based email system that will occur in phases between April and November 2013. More information about this project is available at the Phase Three Unified Email web page .
Additional questions or requests for assistance with BGSU email may be directed to the Technology Support Center at 419-372-0999.