Forward Email

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.
  1. Open your browser of choice (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Edge, etc.).
  2. Navigate to outlook.wpi.edu.
  3. Login with your WPI credentials (for username enter Full Email: username@wpi.edu).
  4. Once logged in, click on the gear icon in the top-right corner to open Settings.
  5. In the search bar, type forward and then click on Forwarding when it appears; this will access your settings.
  6. Click on the Start forwarding check button.
  7. The Forward my email to: box will now become editable; enter the email address to forward WPI email to.
  8. Finally, you can select the Keep a copy of forwarded messages checkbox if you choose.
  9. Click the Save button to apply the changes.
  10. Send a test email to your WPI email address, and then verify it is received in the account you forwarded to.

Please contact the Service Desk if you do not receive your test email and/or you experience any errors during this setup.

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