Forwarding mail externally

The automatic forwarding of mail to an external address is blocked for all employees, for security/data privacy reasons. These instructions are intended for students and alumni only.


  1. Log in to Outlook on the Web ( with your UNBC credentials (
  2. Click on the Gear icon in the upper right corner, then select the View all Outlook settings link at the bottom
  3. Select Forwarding in the Mail menu
  4. Select Enable forwarding
  5. Enter the external email address in the box
  6. (Optional) select to Keep a copy of forwarded messages
  7. Click Save (bottom right)

Your mail will now be automatically forwarded to your chosen external address.


Article ID: 1112
Thu 4/1/21 9:24 AM
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