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Email Lists

Service Description

Email lists are a simple way to use and manage communications with groups of people via email. There are two types of Email lists used on campus, Exchange Distribution Lists and Mailman lists (sometimes referred to as a listserv).  

To request a new email list or to request assistance with modifying existing lists, please use the Request Help button on this page.

Available To

Current UO affiliation


Requests for modifications to existing MailMan lists (e.g. list password resets), must come from the list owner.

Accessing the Service

To access Exchange DLs (used to email other staff members) - Use the Outlook Address Book - found in the Outlook desktop client or the Outlook Web Access website:

To access the Mailman administrative site you can go to


Visit our Email List knowledge base for all email list related how-to articles or see Related Articles located on the right of this page.

Support Contact

For assistance with Email Lists, please use the Request Help button on this page.

Service Levels

To check the status of Email Lists, visit

To report an outage, please use this Service Outage form.

Service Charges

There are no additional charges for the use of this service.

Service Provider

Information Services


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