StudentMail is your University of Otago-provided email account linked to your student email address that all university correspondence will be sent to. You can log in to your StudentMail account through any web browser and you have access to your StudentMail for the duration of your studies.

It is important to check your emails regularly as anything sent to your StudentMail will be assumed to have been seen by you—including important things such as assignment due date changes.

You can find a link to StudentMail on the University of Otago website by clicking on the For Current Students link and scrolling down to Student Webmail. StudentMail can also be accessed via these links: or

Signing in to StudentMail

  1. Log in to your StudentMail by clicking the Sign In button.

    Screenshot of the StudentMail login page
  2. Enter your student email in the box provided, for example
    If you don't know your username or email, these can be found on your ID card. Click Next. Your password is the same password as the one you use to log in to your eVision account. Click Sign in.

    Screenshot of login window showing where to enter your University credentials

Other ways to check your StudentMail

If keeping track of another email account is too hard, you can set your student email to forward to your personal email account:

Email rules and forwarding in StudentMail and StaffMail

If you'd rather have access to your email account and not forward it, you can use Outlook on your computer to log in to your StudentMail, or use the Outlook application for mobile devices:

For assistance with any of this, contact AskStudent IT in person at the AskOtago Central Hub, Dunedin campus, or:

Tel +64 3 479 5170
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Last updated 31/03/2022 08.57 AM

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