Information technology tools and resources at the UW
UW (Deskmail) Email
UW Email is the Deskmail email service that allows electronic messages to be read and sent with a wide variety of email programs. Web-based access to Deskmail is provided through Web Alpine.
See Service Level Description for quota information.
UW faculty, UW staff. Note: General student access to this service has ended. However, departments needing to grant students access to UW Email can contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
How to Order
This service is included in the Technology Recharge Fee.
A basic limit of 5 GB is included for faculty, staff, and 1 GB for shared accounts.
Additional data storage for this service is available for a fee. To increase your storage limit, go to the Manage Your UW NetID Resources page, where you can enter a budget number and set the amount. The rate is $0.76 per GB per month.
Price subject to change annually on July 1st.
Service Level Description
Data storage limit is 5 GB for faculty, staff, and 1 GB for shared accounts.
UW Email service goal is to be an always available service with minimal downtime.
Systems are monitored 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for disruptions. On-call staff are available for outage resolution.
Last Review Date: 12/11/2015