This FAQ was last modified on: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 12:02pm
Once you turn your tassel, the services provided by the Office of Information Technology change, but not everything goes away.
You may always be a Yellow Jacket, but you become a former student when you have not registered for two consecutive terms. After that, some — but not all — online resources will no longer be available to you. Here is an overview of what happens to your account when you break the Tech bubble for good.
This FAQ was last modified on: Monday, May 15, 2017 11:11am
Whether you are a new student to Tech (and to email) or if you are graduating and have a GT provided mailbox that you want to transfer your email out of, you might want to setup a personal mailbox with a third party service that you can maintain for the rest of your digital lifetime.
Georgia Tech does not promote the use of any specific third party email service for your personal mailbox.
Here are some links to get you started with some of the more common free email providers:
This FAQ was last modified on: Tuesday, August 15, 2017 11:41am
E-mail Forwarding for Life is an e-mail delivery service provided by Georgia Tech. This service allows eligible users to keep their Georgia Tech e-mail address (firstname.lastname@example.org) after they have left Georgia Tech. You will not be provided with a Georgia Tech mailbox nor a web interface to send and receive e-mail. Your Georgia Tech email address will simply be an email address that delivers email to a valid third party, personal, e-mail address.
This FAQ was last modified on: Monday, May 15, 2017 11:07am
How to move Georgia Tech Emails to Personal Email Account
If you are graduating, already graduated, or just want to move your emails from your Georgia Tech email account to your personal email account, it has never been easier! Please follow the process outlined below to move your emails from the Georgia Tech email account to the personal email account such as Gmail, Yahoo, Outlook.com/Hotmail, etc.: