Checking or Changing Your Mail Forwarding Address in the EPO

Audience: Faculty, Staff and Students

This KB Article References: Electronic Post Office (EPO)
This Information is Intended for: Faculty, Staff, Students
Last Updated: March 22, 2017

You may check or change your mail forwarding in Stony Brook's Electronic Post Office (EPO) at any time, but this address must be a valid Stony Brook University email account (e.g. Google Apps for Education - or Stony Brook Medicine Microsoft Exchange account - It cannot be an external, personal email account (i.e.,, @hotmail,, etc.). To have mail forwarded to an off-campus email account, users can always set up mail forwarding within their University-provided email account:

To check or change your EPO address, follow these steps:

  1. Go to - ** This site is only accessible from a campus network connection **
  2. Select Mail Forwarding
  3. Enter your Stony Brook ID
  4. Enter your birthdate in the following format: YYMMDD
  5. Click Start
  6. You will see the default mail forwarding address
  7. Click your mail name and enter a new forwarding address
  8. Click Update

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