Upon arrival at UCT, staff and students are provisioned with an email account.
UCT staff, postdoctoral fellows and those third parties who are entitled to an email account have a firstname.lastname@example.org email address. Undergraduate, masters and doctoral students have a email@example.com email address.
UCT retirees may choose to keep their UCT mailbox for life, while UCT graduates are automatically provisioned with a firstname.lastname@example.org email address.
UCT’s mail servers are hosted on the cloud-based email system, Office 365, but all end-user administration and support is still managed by ICTS.
Email for staff
Staff and postdoctoral fellows use Outlook as their email and calendaring system
Email for students
All UCT students are provisioned with a 50GB mailbox on the myUCT online email platform
Email for retirees
UCT retirees have the option to continue using their UCT email@example.com email address for life via Outlook Web App
Email for alumni
All students who graduate from UCT are automatically provisioned with an alumni email address, firstname.lastname@example.org
Use a mailing list to send a single email message to a group of people
UCT internet calendars
iCal is a standard internet calendar format that enables you to create and share electronic calendars