Email for Alumni
Columbia University offers alumni the following email options:
Columbia graduates will be able to continue using their LionMail email account automatically.
The Columbia Alumni Association (CAA) offers alumni free, Web-based email (UNI and password required).
- Robust Gmail features with a Columbia address
- Easy file attachment for outgoing messages
- Customizable name @caa.columbia.edu
- No forwarding required
Columbia offers email forwarding, which allows you to maintain an address of YOURUNI@columbia.edu no matter what internet service provider you use.
Eligibility Requirements for Web-based Email and Email Forwarding
If you were not using LionMail as a student, web-based email and email forwarding is available to all Columbia degree holders 90 days after graduation; during the period after graduation, alumni will continue to have access to their student email accounts. Read more about the CAA's e-mail services in the Alumni Email FAQs.
Graduates of affiliate schools are not currently eligible for this service and should refer to their respective school sites: