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  • Steps to Access the New NJCU Email System (Microsoft Live@edu)

    Important Notice for NJCU Students 
    IMPORTANT NOTE:   Please complete the following steps in order to access the new NJCU Email System and review the Email FAQs for additional help and information.

    Step 1:   Change Your GothicNet Password 


    This is a required step in order to access the new NJCU Email System for the first time only.  (Note: You will also use your new GothicNet password to access the GothicNet portal.)

    Option A.  If you know your GothicNet password, you can change it here
    Option B.  If you don't know your GothicNet password, you can create a new GothicNet password here


    Step 2:   Log into the new NJCU Email System

    To access the new NJCU Email system you will use your NJCU Email address and your new GothicNet password.     
    Note: When you access the new email system, you will be prompted for your Microsoft account. You will use the following credentials: 

    - Your NJCU Email Address (e.g., jdoe@njcu.edu)
    - Your New GothicNet Password 
    Access the new  NJCU Email system here.   (Please bookmark this URL for quick access.)  

    For additional help and information with changing your password and logging into the new NJCU Email System, view this 3 minute video tutorial:
      NJCU Email System Video Tutorial 
    Help with Email 
    If you experience any difficulties accessing the new NJCU Email System, please review the Email FAQs or complete the online Email Help Form for assistance. 

    Live@edu is Microsoft’s Exchange Email cloud service that uses Outlook Web App (OWA) as the access client. In addition to managing your Email, Live@edu serves as a simplified personal information manager (PIM) and an access point to a wide range of Microsoft cloud services:
    • Access from any Computer or Mobile Device with Internet Connection
    • Large storage size for email (10GB)
    • Support for up to 20MB attachments
    • Password protected 25GB of online file storage (SkyDrive)
    • A powerful calendar including group calendaring functions
    • IM, Video Call, Photos, etc.
    • Ability to access, view and edit documents from anywhere using MS Office on the web
    • Protection from viruses, spam and phishing attacks