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1.  How do I access my webmail account?
Once you have logged into CIUOnline there is a link below the main menu on the left of the page that will be listed "Student Webmail".  This will bring up a login window for the webmail, which works with your CIUOnline login information.  Note that the link for Student Webmail will appear below the left menu throughout the entire CIUOnline site.
2. How can I check my webmail using Outlook Express or some other email client?
You can check your webmail using Outlook Express or another email client using these steps provided by Google:
If you have problems with those steps, we recommend first trying this troubleshooter:
If that does not resolve your issue, please call us at 803-807-5199, or email us at
3. Are there any other benefits to my webmail account?
Because your webmail account is a Google University account, you have additional access to Google Apps. The following are the main benefits:
Gmail: includes email forwarding, storage of up to 1 Gb, and improved spam and virus filtering.
Google Talk/Chat: chat with friends and classmates from your Gmail Inbox.
Google Docs: create and use documents, spreadsheets, and presentations; save documents and access them anywhere you have internet access; and share your documents and collaborate on projects.
Google Calendar: scheduling, tasks, and the ability to share your calendar with others.