All students at the university get your own student email account automatically as part of your network account. The system used for students at Stirling is Outlook Web App (OWA) which is part of Microsoft's Office365 offering.
You must use your university email account as it is the official means by which the university will contact you and we can identify you by your email address when you contact us. You can also use your university email for personal email.
Your email address takes the form of your email@example.com
About Outlook Web App & how to access it
The student email system is a cloud-based service, Microsoft Office 365, utilising the Microsoft Outlook Web App. The benefits of this service include most of the features of the full version of Microsoft Outlook, but in a web page: