University Of Canterbury Email

UC provides email service to all students and staff.  For students (inc postgraduates) your UC email address is the main email account for sending UC Communications.


Undergraduate student email is provided using Microsoft’s cloud service Office 365.

Support Notes

Microsoft supports you connecting to your email using the following mobile devices:

  • iOS
  • Android
  • Windows

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Postgraduate and staff email is provided by UC.

The address format for postgraduates is [email protected] and is this will be the main email account for UC communication.

The address format for staff is [email protected].

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