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Informational Purposes Only

If you have questions and inquiries regarding your Alumni/World services of Jacobs University, especially including password requests, please contact the Alumni Association.

Configuration Information

To configure your mail client to read and write mails:

POP3 Server

mailhost.jacobs-alumni.de

SMTP Server

mailhost.jacobs-alumni.de

(tick) POP3S and SMTPS are also available.

(tick) IMAP4 and IMAP4S are also available.

Port numbers to use are standard.

(warning) Relaying of emails, i.e. sending from a non-Jacobs University email address to a non-Jacobs University email address, is only available after authenticating with the mail server!

Access Information

Use the above information in the email client of your choice.

There is also a web interface at

That web interface is available world-wide.

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3 Comments

  1. what is the smtp server now that jacobs-alumni.de is on gmail?

    Thanks!

    1. smtp.gmail.com, I guess.

      If you run into trouble, here are the Gmail help pages: https://support.google.com/mail/?hl=en 

  2. I have only now seen the post. Furhter info can also be found here, offered by the Alumni Association: https://jacobs-alumni.de/content/alumni-mail-migration-f-a-q/