Welcome to PidgeMe
PidgeMe is a free email service designed specifically for University of Oxford graduates. It provides all leavers with a FREE and prestigious email address and offers a full email account in which to host it.
What is Email for Life?
You have been given a fully serviced alumni email account which you can keep for life. This account allows you to send and receive email using the exclusive address. Easily keep in touch with your fellow graduates as you will never need to change your address based on your ISP or current employer.
Your free account is a webmail account offering 100MB of online storage. Enhanced accounts are available offering 2000MB and permitting you IMAP and POP access from programs such as Outlook or even your mobile phone.
All alumni receive a 3 month free trial.
Why should I use this account?
Exclusive and Prestigious Email Address
Your address proves that you are a graduate of Oxford and looks great on CVs and applications.
No Adverts, Ever!
The service will never be slowed down or cluttered with advertising like many other free webmail services.
A service you can trust
The university audits security and privacy controls to ensure that your data is safe and respected.
Dedicated Support Team
Unlike many services you have access to a friendly, and capable email support desk staffed by real people.
Easily Migrate your emails
Keep your records of university emails with our easy email migration tool.
Find old friends using the private directory.
Service NewsUpdated 6 days ago
14:28 on 16th Nov
If you have responded or acted on an email recently asking you to 'Re-validate' your account please immediately change your password. This was a scam email that targeted our members. Please remember we will NEVER ask you to provide your password for any purpose other than logging into your account. If in doubt, contact the helpdesk before acting.
Maintenance Scheduled - 12th November 2013 [COMPLETED]
20:21 on 11th Nov
Following yesterdays problem with the power feed, we are scheduling a 4 hour maintenance window from 23:59 on Tuesday 12th November until 04:00 on Wednesday 13th November in order to replace a Power Distribution/Transfer Switch at the datacentre.
During the window it will become necessary to power down the servers which will result in the service being unavailable for a short time. We do not expect this to last more than 2 hours.
We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause.
[00:40] - We are completing pre-maintenance checks and will be shutting the service down in the next few minutes. We expect to be offline for a while but please follow progress on our twitter page.
[04:00] - Maintenence period complete. New power supply unit is operational.