This article is for students, faculty, and staff who want to add or remove themselves from a UConn Listserv mailing list.


A Listserv is electronic mailing list software that allows senders to send one email to a list of users. Users can join email lists which appeal to their academic and extracurricular preferences.  Anyone with a UConn email address can join a listserv. This article explains how to add and remove oneself from an email list. Before anyone can subscribe or unsubscribe from a UConn Listserv, they must first create an account.

Creating a Listserv Account

  1. Navigate to
  2. Select Log in in the upper right hand corner of the page.
  3. Select get a new LISTSERV password.
  4. Enter in your UConn email address and create a password.
  5. Check your UConn email and then follow the provided link to verify your account.

To send an email to a listserv, you must use [listserv name] as the address.

Subscribing to a UConn Listserv

  1. Navigate to
  2. Log in with your Listserv account.
  3. Find the Listserv you would like to subscribe to. Click on it.
  4. Click the Subscribe or unsubscribe option.
  5. Click Subscribe.

Unsubscribing from a UConn Listserv


Some Listserv subscriptions are mandatory; even if you unsubscribe you may find yourself subscribed again within the next few days.  In that case you may need to set up a filter to direct the listserv email to 'junk' or 'trash' if you don't wish to receive the emails from that listserv list.

  1. Navigate to
  2. Log in with your Listserv account.
  3. Click "Subscriber’s Corner" on the upper left hand corner of the screen.
  4. Find the Listserv you wish to unsubscribe for and select the checkbox. Then select Unsubscribe in the drop down menu.
  5. Click Submit.
  6. The page will refresh and you will be able to see that the Listserv is no longer listed.