Quick Start

Available to: Students, Faculty, Researchers, Staff, Departments, Alumni, New/Incoming Students

Cost: No charge

BU Google Mail, also known as G Suite for Education, is email hosted by Google Inc, accessible from anywhere. All mail is stored and backed up on Google’s servers, located around the world.


The interface is familiar to many people from their previous use of Gmail for their private email accounts, eliminating the need to learn a new interface for their BU mail. Capacity and availability are backed by Google’s extensive and geographically diverse resources.

Key Features

  • Unlimited mailbox storage
  • Access to your BU email through a web interface or via any IMAP client on your computer or mobile device
  • Continued use of your BU email address after you graduate
  • Email integration with BU Google Apps and Google Groups

What to Expect

Google states that mail will be available 24 by 7 and they “Guarantee 99.9% availability with zero scheduled down-time."


Getting Started

  1. Follow our instructions for creating a Google Apps account.
  2. Once your account is ready, you can log in and begin using BU Google Mail at www.editoraregextremadura.com/google.