University of California, Riverside

Engineering Systems



Mail


Email Address

An email address is automatically associated with your account when it is created. Your email address will be username@engr.ucr.edu. Student engineering email is forwarded to rmail.

Checking Mail

1) Install the College of Engineering's SSL certificate if you have not done so already.

2) Please choose the way you would like to check your mail:

Webmail

  1. College Webmail, go to http://webmail.engr.ucr.edu and enter your username and password.
  2. R'mail at http://cnc.ucr.edu/rmail/access.html and login at http://rmail.ucr.edu with your NetID and PermPin.

Mail through an email application (imap / pop)

IMAP Server Settings
Incoming Mail (IMAP) Server: imap.engr.ucr.edu
Requires SSL: Yes
Port: 993
Outgoing Mail (SMTP) Server: ssmtp.engr.ucr.edu
Use Authentication: Yes
Port for SSL: 465 or 587
Use same settings as incoming mail server
Full Name or Display Name: [your name]
Account Name or User Name: your Engineering username
Email Address: your full email address (including @engr.ucr.edu)
Password: your Engineering password
POP Server Settings
Incoming Mail (POP) Server: pop.engr.ucr.edu
Requires SSL: Yes
Port: 995
Outgoing Mail (SMTP) Server: ssmtp.engr.ucr.edu
Requires SSL: Yes
Requires TLS: Yes (if available)
Requires Authentication: Yes
Port for SSL: 465
Port for TLS/STARTTLS: 587
Server timeouts Greater than 1 minute, we recommend 5
Full Name or Display Name: [your name]
Account Name or User Name: your Engineering username
Email Address: your full email address (including @engr.ucr.edu)
Password: your Engineering password

*Please note: mail.engr.ucr.edu for standard stmp inside the network will no longer be supported Please use the servers listed above.

Checking Exchange with Web browser

 http://www.engr.ucr.edu/exchange.

Checking Exchange with Outlook

Connect to VPN (Required for initial setup only)
Open Outlook on your computer and then fill in the prompted fields

  • Email: username@engr.ucr.edu
  • Domain\user: ENGR\engrusername
  • Server name: exchange.engr.ucr.edu

Email Forwarding

For all new engineering accounts, email is forwarded to the student's university email address, which can be checked at rmail.ucr.edu. Computing and Communications is responsible for those accounts.

Change Email Forwarding

To change email forwarding, do the following:

    1. log on to gauss through putty - ssh username@gauss.engr.ucr.edu
    2. remove existing .forward - rm -rf .forward
    3. create a new .forward with your email address - echo yourname@domain.com > .forward
    4. make file readable by mail server - chmod 744 .forward

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

College Information

Engineering Systems
Bourns Hall A344/308

E-mail: systems@engr.ucr.edu

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