Electronic Mailing Lists (Mailman)

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Create a course 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

Student help

Students should contact their class instructor for information about use of mailing lists in UVic credit courses.

Instructor help

For further instructions related to existing mailing list(s), see managing a mailing (mailman) list.  If you want to request a course mailing list please see these options for further information:

Request a credit course mailing list

Request a non-credit course mailing list

General mailing list (mailman) request

For non-course related purposes, general mailing lists (Mailman) are avaliable to all current students, staff and faculty members.

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: Locations & hours