Mailing Lists

Sympa LogoTo avoid a personal e-mail account from being used to send spam, there is a limit on the number of recipients that can be added to one e-mail on your Exchange account.

Obviously, there are many times when you may want to send to more than this number, or a time when you would like people to subscribe to a newsletter. Additionally, many departments like the ability to send to one e-mail address, knowing that everyone in that department will then receive the message. For this reason, the IT department offers Sympa - the mailing list system.

Sympa mailing lists have an e-mail address that ends with They are highly configurable - allowing you to modify who can send and receive certain messages.

  • Faculty and Staff (e-mail addresses ending with may follow the instructions found below to set up their mailing list.
  • Faculty and Staff of the University of Nevada School of Medicine must submit a Help Desk Request for Service to request a mailing list.
  • Undergraduate and Graduate Students should visit the ASUN Student Activities Office on the 3rd floor of the Joe Crowley Student Union. They offer a variety of services to University sanctioned clubs.

List Creation

Instructions for setting up a mailing list for the first time.

List Management

Making changes to a mailing list.

Subscribing/ Unsubscribing

Information for list participants.

Campus Announcements

Information on the mailing lists to which you may be automatically subscribed.