ECU Email Accounts

All Emily Carr credit students receive email accounts and are directed to use it for Emily Carr communications.

Email is an official means of communication with Emily Carr students by the faculty, administration and other service providers on campus. Access your ECU email directly, not through forwarding to your personal email account. Access your ECU email, both on and off campus, from your computer or mobile device by going to Create a strong password to use.

You can use an email client (like AppleMail) if you would like to read your ECU e-mail. You can send ECU email from an email client only when you are on campus and connected to ECU WiFi. Off campus, you can only send email from your ECU email account when using To configure an email client for your ECU email account use these settings:

Incoming Mail Server (port 143):

Outgoing Mail Server (port 25):

Note that different email clients may require different configurations; see instructions for specific clients below.

At the moment, Outlook is not supported.

Contact for questions regarding e-mail. Please send your student/staff/faculty number and your date of birth in the email.

Gmail for Mobile
Setting up ECU email on iPhone
Setting up Apple Mail on your computer: Guide for students