Electronic Mailing Lists (Mailman)

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Create a mailing list to communicate with your students or a departmental list to connect with your colleagues.  Mailing lists are avaliable free of charge and supported by University Systems.

Who can use this service?

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Departments

How do I request or access this service?

The URL to access online archives for a maling list or to change your subscription options is included at the bottom of every message received from the list.  The URL will always be of the form: http://lists.uvic.ca/mailman/listinfo/YOURLISTNAME 

Instructor help

Mailing lists for courses are provided through Brightspace. See the Communicate with students in Brightspace page on Teach Anywhere.

General mailing list (mailman) request

For non-course related purposes, general mailing lists (Mailman) are avaliable to all current staff and faculty members. You will need to sign in with your NetLink ID and passphrase to access the request form.

What is the cost for this service?

This service is provided free of charge.

When is this service available?

This service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, except during scheduled and unscheduled maintenance. You can be informed of service interruptions by subscribing to Informed.

How do I get help with this service?

For assistance with this service, please contact the Computer Help Desk:

Telephone: 250-721-7687
In person: Clearihue A037