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An email address is created when you establish a Southern user account. Information for managing and optimizing use of your account is provided here.

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Class Mailing Lists

Email lists are available to instructors for each class in session and are useful for communication and class discussions. Managing class mailing lists.

Email Filing and Filtering

You can customize your preferences for having email delivered and processed. Changing preferences.

Anti-Spam Service

To prevent spam and viruses from being delivered through the email system, Southern uses an anti-spam service called Postini. Changing anti-spam settings.


Email Servers and Port Information

 Service Server TCP PORT
 imap  143  
 imap over SSL 993  
 pop  110  
 pop over SSL  995  
 smtp (on campus only)  25  
 smtp over TLS/SSL  587  



Setting Up Email

Choose one of the programs below for screen-by-screen instructions for setting up your Southern email account.