Some email users will want to forward their WPI email outside of the system. These steps will walk users through doing so. WPI ITS neither recommends nor supports forwarding email. If a WPI email account holder chooses to forward their WPI email, it is at their own risk for losing data and compromising confidentiality.
WPI ITS neither recommends nor supports forwarding email. If a WPI email account holder chooses to forward their WPI email, it is at their own risk for losing data and compromising confidentiality.
Open your browser of choice (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Edge, etc.).
Navigate to outlook.wpi.edu.
Login with your WPI credentials.
For username enter your full email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Once logged in, click on the gear icon in the top-right corner to open Settings.
In the search bar, type forward and then click on Forwarding when it appears; this will access your settings.
Click on the Start forwarding check button.
Enter the email address you would like to forward your WPI email to in the Forward my email to: box.
If you would like to keep a copy of the messages in your WPI inbox, please click the box beside Keep a copy of forwarded messages.
Click the Save button to apply the changes.
Send a test email to your WPI email address, and then verify it is received in the account you forwarded to.