The University of Texas at Austin

UTmail

Overview

Through Google Apps for Education, UTmail provides the University of Texas at Austin community with an university affiliated email address in the utexas.edu domain.

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Features

  • Email account on the @utexas.edu domain.
  • Twice the storage of normal Gmail accounts (30+ GB), with none of the ads.
  • Choose your own account name.
  • Easy-to-use browser interface.
  • Convenient syncing with mobile devices via app or browser.
  • Information Security Office (ISO) approved Google Drive Integration with Canvas using your UTmail account.

Eligibility

Lifetime UTmail accounts are available to the below groups:

  • Current and former students
  • Alumni
  • Retirees

Business UTmail accounts are available to current faculty and staff.

History

The UTmail service is the result of a year-long process begun in May 2010. The effort was spearheaded by student leadership under the sponsorship of the Research and Educational Technology Committee of IT governance. After a comprehensive process, Google was selected as the finalist in November 2010. Negotiations were completed and the contract was signed in February 2011.

Cost

UTmail is available at no cost.

We Can Help

Get help from an expert:

* ITS Help and Service Desk

* Call us at 512-475-9400

* Submit a help request online

We also have a walk-in service in the first floor lobby of the Flawn Academic Center (FAC). Stop by and let us help you!