Email on the Math & Stats Mail Service
All faculty, staff, post-docs, graduate students and
long-term visitors have @math.mcmaster.ca email accouts hosted on the mbox.mcmaster.ca.
Note that your departmental email address will be posted as public contact information.
You can advertise either of the following for your departmental
In 2015 we consolidated the email services which we run on various departmental servers - including @math.mcmater.ca on ms.mcmaster.ca - to a new server, mbox.mcmaster.ca, which will provide more up-to-date and consistent email service.
See mbox.mcmaster.ca for webmail and for application settings.
To forward your @math.mcmaster.ca mail to another address, create a file name .forward in your mbox home direcotory: e.g.
echo "firstname.lastname@example.org" > .forward
See the Email section of the Math & Status computing FAQ for details.
Other mail questions are addressed in the Email section of the FAQ page.