The University’s free email forwarding service available to all alumni of the University of Adelaide through Adelaide onLION.

» What is Perpetual Email?

Perpetual Email is a great way to stay in contact with family, friends, associates and other alumni. While it is not an Inbox storage facility, it does allow you to have a single, University-based email forwarding address no matter where life takes you.

» How does Perpetual Email work?

Perpetual Email automatically forward emails to your personal or work email account - so even if you switch your Internet service provider, move overseas or change jobs, you just update your settings in Adelaide onLION and emails sent to your Perpetual Email forwarding address will continue to reach you.

» How do I set up my Perpetual Email account?

  1. Go to the 'Contact Details' tab in the 'My Account' area.
  2. Enter your nominated receiving address in to the Email Address field. You will need to enter your address in twice to confirm it is correct. This is the email address Perpetual Email will forward to.
  3. Scroll down the screen to the next section titled 'Set up Perpetual Email'.
  4. If the field is blank you can personalise your Perpetual Email address by typing in, for example, your firstname.surname into the editable field.
  5. Make sure you click 'Save' at the bottom of the screen to save the changes you've made.
  6. Now you can give your Perpetual Email address to family, friends, work colleagues etc. Just remember to keep your 'Email Address' up to date in Adelaide onLION as this is where messages sent to your Perpetual Email address will go.
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