Email: When will I receive my student e-mail account?

Your University of Maryland University College student e-mail account will be created upon enrollment in your first class, according to the following semester schedule: 

  • If your class start date is in the next semester, please allow 24 hours before attempting to log into your email account.
  • If your class start date is in a future semester, your email account will be available seven days before the class start date.
Instructions for logging in and additional information about your email account will be sent to the e-mail address you used when enrolling in class. To log in, go to and click Check my e-mail for your student account.

Your email address will be your username + For example,

Your e-mail account will remain active for two years after your last class enrollment.