Free E-mail for Life

The NMU Alumni Association is proud to offer our graduates email service, branded by NMU ( and powered by Google Education. 

Benefits include: 

  • Improved mobile support
  • Unlimited Google Drive and email storage
  • Improved SPAM control
  • Google Docs integration
  • Google Talk/Hangouts integration

Your email address/account can be created with any desired name.  First initial followed by last name is commonly used, for example:

How do I set up my account?

First, your alumni status will be verified by providing the following information:

  • First Name
  • Last Name
  • Last four digits of social security number
  • Current email address:  A confirmation email will be sent to this address and will contain a temporary password and instructions for establishing your Gmail account and your initial log in. 

Once alumni status is verified, you will set up your Gmail account. 

  1. When prompted, enter your desired email address ( and click “Create.”  Your Gmail account will be created.
  2. Next a confirmation message will appear confirming your user name.  A temporary password will be presented at this time.  (This temporary password will also be sent to the email address you provided prior.)
  3. Log in and begin using your email and other services provided. 

What if I already have an email account? 

If you already have an email account, you will login at

I forgot my password.  How can I reset it?

You can call the NMU Help Desk at 906-227-2468.

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