At registration, each student will be provided with University of Cape Town myUCT email address in the format email@example.com. The mailbox is hosted on Microsoft’s Office 365 cloud and includes a free copy of Microsoft Office for the duration of your studies.
Undergraduate, honours, masters and doctoral students get a 100GB mailbox, an instant messaging (IM) client, and 1TB of secure cloud storage space on OneDrive.
The Office 365 email address is supported on Windows, Mac & Linux and is accessible using Safari, Chrome, Firefox and Internet Explorer. The myUCT email address is an ‘email address for life’, meaning that it will still be available after graduation.
The email address will change to firstname.lastname@example.org upon graduation.
How to Set up University of Cape Town myUCT mailbox on mobile device
- Email address:
- Select Exchange account from available list.
- Domain / username : If you are requested to provide your Domain/Username then enter email@example.com. …
- Password: your UCT network password.
Other Important UCT Information
Some very important information you may need before you apply to study at the University of Cape Town. Check through the list and follow the link that may be of help to you.