Official e-mail adresses
Official e-mail addresses (e.g. Surname@institut.rwth-aachen.de) are locally taken care of by your IT contact person of your facility.
Such a mail domain is offered to each institute of RWTH Aachen University once free of charge upon request of the institute's management.
The user name of your e-mail account consists of your username (format: ab123456) in the Identity Management and the mail domain:
User names are only for logging into you e-mail accounts. It is not possible to send e-mails to your user names.
The password is the given password for the appropriate account "RWTH Service" in the Selfservice.
This is only valid, if your official address is hosted on the central exchange system of the IT Center. In case of any doubts, please ask your IT contact person within your facility.