Getting Started

How to get a WildcatMail account

  1. A WildcatMail account is created for you when you initialize your portal account.
  2. The e-mail address for your WildcatMail account is:
    portal_username@mail.csuchico.edu, where portal_username is the username you use to login to the portal.

Checking your WildcatMail

  1. From any web browser, go to http://mail.csuchico.edu.
  2. Use your portal username and password to login.

Using a stand-alone e-mail client such as Outlook Express or Thunderbird

  • For instructions on how to configure one of our supported clients to check your WildcatMail, see our Client Configuration Instructions.
  • The WildcatMail system is compatible with any e-mail program that uses IMAP. (POP and POP3 are not supported by WildcatMail).

Changing your password or forwarding your e-mail

Help with e-mail account problems

For all problems with e-mail accounts and passwords, please contact the IT Support Services Helpdesk