Using your @crystal.harvard.edu email address

Using webmail

There is an email associated with your CMCD network account at <username>@crystal.harvard.edu. You may access the webmail at:

You can set a vacation responder in the webmail client by clicking Personal Settings and then clicking the Vacation tab.

Crystal email is currently hosted through gmail.

Gmail cheat sheet:

Configuring a Mail Client for IMAP

To configure your address in a client such as Apple's Mail Application or Thunderbird, use the following options:

  • Incoming Mail Server:

    • imap.gmail.com
    • SSL enabled using port 993
  • Outgoing Mail Server:

    • smtp.gmail.com
    • SSL enabled using port 465
  • Username:
  • Password:
    • Your Google Apps (crystal) password, this may be different from your CMCD account