Forward Gmail to a Preferred Account

Forward email from your NIU gmail account to a preferred account (like Yahoo! or Hotmail).

If you had your NIU email forwarded before, you have to set up a new forward rule for your NIU gmail.

  1. Click on the gear icon in the upper right corner and choose Settings.

    click on the gear icon and choose Settings from the dropdown menu

  2. Click on Forwarding and POP/IMAP.  Click on Add a forwarding address. 

    choose Forwarding and POP/IMAP

  3. Type in the address to forward to and click Next.

    enter the forwarding address

  4. Click Proceed.
             confirm forwarding address and click Proceed

  6. You may receive a pop-up that "A confirmation code has been sent to verify permission."
  7. Click OK
  8. Verify the forwarding setting by clicking the link in the notice sent from NIU to your preferred mailbox.
  9. Confirmation of success!