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 5 days ago
Login issues [Resolved]
14:52 on 24th Feb
[14:52] There is a problem with logins at the moment affecting both email clients and webmail. We are investigating now and will post an update as soon as we have more information.
[15:07] We have been able to isolate the issue, and can confirm that logins are now working for both email clients and webmail. We are continuing the monitor the service, and thank you for your patience. Please accept our sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused.
Outgoing email issue [Resolved]
09:46 on 24th Feb
[09:43] We are aware of an issue that is affecting email clients this morning and giving errors when trying to send messages. It appears that sending via webmail may also be affected as emails are queuing on the servers. We are investigating now and will update the service news and Twitter feed as soon as we have more information.
[10:10] The problem now appears to be resolved. We are continuing to monitor all services. There is a slight backlog on the servers and so emails may be slightly delayed. If you continue to have any issues, please email us at email@example.com.