The FIB provides email accounts to all its students from their initial enrolment until two semesters after they have finished their degree.
email@example.com where username is the FIB username with the pattern (name.surename).
There are two ways to access your mailbox:
If you want to redirect your e-mail address for any FIB you can do the day you sign up, or later through e-office. Keep in mind that changes you make will be effective in our systems (as well as in Atenea and other UPC information systems) from 9:00 am of the following day.
FIB and UPC will only use your institutional email (firstname.lastname@example.org) to communicate with you, so it is important that you have successfully redirected it. Please check periodically for new messages. FIB and UPC reserve the right not to answer any email coming from a different email address to the institution or the one that has been indicated as an alternative in the e-office.
Available quota for e-mails is 100MB. You must clean your email account from time to time, because if you fill the quota, you can have problems receiving new emails.
The user account will only remain active for two semesters after the last registration. Subsequently the account will be removed.
Gmail allows you to read / end messages from other email accounts using Gmail. To do this, you should sign into your Gmail account and go to Settings > Accounts
In the "Get mail from other accounts," you must select "Add a mail account you own." In the new window that appears, enter the FIB student email with the following information:
The other three options are optional:
Select "Add Account". Gmail gives you the option to send messages to this address, so you can respond directly using the student email address and not the Gmail.
Select "Yes" and enter the name you want.
Gmail will ask you for verification that you have access to your email account and will send a message to the student address to check it.
Select "Send Verification" enter the confirmation code you received and select "Verify."
Since then you will receive your emails from your student address on Gmail and account settings will appear under Settings> Accounts. From there you can edit your account information or delete it, select messages automatically, reply with the address to which it has been allocated, ..