Rutgers provides a variety of email services for members of the Rutgers community. Please see the descriptions and links below to access your account(s). If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact the Help Desk.
All faculty, staff, and students are assigned a Rutgers unique identifier known as a NetID, comprised of initials and a unique number (e.g. jqs23). In order to access many of the electronic services available to you at Rutgers, you need to activate your Rutgers NetID. You can activate your NetID by visiting
When mail needs to be sent out to large groups, there are two forms of mailing lists that can be used - 1) RAMS (Rutgers Automated Mass-mailing System) or 2) Mailman. RAMS can be used when the list is based on a certain demographic. Please see the below links for more information