Steinbuch Centre for Computing (SCC)

Access Possibilities KIT Mailbox

You can access your KIT mailbox via various protocols and with various mail programs.

These are the configration data:


User role User name
Employee FirstGivenName SurnameYsk8∂kit edu or ab1234Xvd6∂kit edu
Guests and partners ab1234Ubc0∂partner kit edu
Students uxxxxKew7∂student kit edu



Server type Server name
Exchange N/A
Outlook Web Access (OWA)
IMAP-Server + secure connection (TLS) (Port 993)
POP-Server + secure connection(TLS) (Port 995)
SMTP-Server [+ STARTTLS] (Port 25 and Port 587)
Exchange Active Sync
LDAP directory (Port 636; only accessible internally)