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Keeping Your UBmail after Graduation

Students: Keep your UBmail after you graduate by logging in at least once every 90 days.

Are You A Medical Resident?

Medical Residents are also eligible to keep their UBmail after they finish their residency, if they log in at least once every 90 days.

Keeping your UBmail Powered by Google active after graduation depends on your Degree Conferral Date:

June 2014 or after

Keeping Your @buffalo.edu Address

  • Log in at least once every 90 days to keep your email active.
    • If you don't log in for 60 days you will be sent a reminder in email to log in within the next 30 days.
    • If you don't log in after 2 more weeks, you will be sent another reminder.
    • If you don't log in at least once in 90 days, your UBmail Powered by Google deactivates. 
  • If you forward your UBmail Powered by Google to another email, you still must log in at least once every 90 days.

Reactivating Your @buffalo.edu Address

If you did not log in at least once in 90 days or if you opted out and now want to use your UBmail, you must opt in.

February 1998 - February 2014

Keeping Your Active @buffalo.edu Address

  • Log in at least once every 90 days to keep your email active.
    • If you don't log in for 60 days you will be sent a reminder in email to log in within the next 30 days.
    • If you don't log in after 2 more weeks, you will be sent another reminder.
    • If you don't log in at least once in 90 days, your UBmail Powered by Google deactivates. 
  • If you forward your UBmail Powered by Google to another email, you still must log in at least once every 90 days.

Activating or Reactivating Your @buffalo.edu Address

If you did not log in at least once in 90 days, you never opted in or if you opted out and now want to use your UBmail Powered by Google, you must opt in.

Before February 1998

Keeping Your Active @buffalo.edu Address

  • Log in at least once every 90 days to keep your email active.
    • If you don't log in for 60 days you will be sent a reminder in email to log in within the next 30 days.
    • If you don't log in after 2 more weeks, you will be sent another reminder.
    • If you don't log in at least once in 90 days, your UBmail Powered by Google deactivates. 
  • If you forward your UBmail Powered by Google to another email, you still must log in at least once every 90 days.

Activating or Reactivating Your @buffalo.edu Address

If you did not log in at least once in 90 days or if you opted out and now want to use your UBmail Powered by Google, you must opt in.

You Never Had a UBITName

If you did not have a UBITName, you cannot use UBmail Powered by Google. You can sign up for UB Connect, a permanent email forwarding service, instead.

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Don't know your UBITName or password? Call 716-645-3542, visit one of our two walk-in locations, or send a message.

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