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Set up a private email service

Before you leave the University, you will want to set up a private/personal email account if you do not already have one. You will connect the private/personal email account to your UW email account in order to forward any personal mail or files from your UW email account to your private/personal email account.

What’s the difference between UW Gmail and private/personal Gmail?

What’s the difference between UW Exchange Online and Outlook.com?

 

If you need to set up a private/personal email account

Gmail — go here to set up a new account

Outlook.com — go here to set up a new account

 

If you already have a private/personal email account

If you have a private/personal Gmail account, go here to learn how to migrate your UW Gmail email messages, My Drive files, and contacts to a personal Gmail account.

If you have a private/personal Outlook.com account, see the relevant instructions below to move email messages from your UW email service to your Outlook.com account