What is Cyrus mail?
Cyrus mail is Indiana University's IMAP email system. You can access your Cyrus mail account through IU Webmail or via a desktop client such as Mac OS X Mail or Thunderbird. For a list of available desktop clients and links to configuration instructions, see Reading your Cyrus email.
In Cyrus mail, users do not receive their email on an individual
IMAP server. Instead, the single hostname
connects users to the IMAP environment, where mail is stored on a SAN
(Storage Area Network). The default storage allotment for Cyrus mail is
For more information about the email systems available at IU, see At IU, what is my email address?.
Last modified on November 19, 2013.