Log into your CU-Boulder account on the Gmail web client or any other G Suite login page
Although Google asks for your “Email”, the system cannot support the use of your first.last @colorado.edu as a username. Instead, use CULoginName @colorado.edu and your IdentiKey password. Once you are in the system you can use your preferred email address (usually first.last @colorado.edu) to share resources.
*Note: If you have separate Google Account logged in, you may need to click the Add Account button, in order to sign in with your @colorado.edu account.
You may need to enable IMAP for your account prior to configuration of your email client (https://mail.google.com). To do this:
Google Mail accessibility information can be found on the Google Mail Accessibility page.
You are encouraged to use the campus-provided Gmail service, but if you prefer to use a different e-mail service, you should change your e-mail delivery location using CU-Boulder Identity Manager. If you wish to store your e-mail in your CU-Boulder Gmail account, but also forward it to another location you should make sure that your e-mail delivery location is set to g.colorado.edu (CU-Boulder Gmail) inside CU-Boulder Identity Manager and add a forward location within Gmail.
If you want to consolidate a personal Gmail account with your CU-Boulder Gmail account, you may use Google's Mail Fetcher tool. The e-mail client configuration instructions below can be used to help you to manually move messages from one Gmail account to another.