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Student Email - @MyHunter (Office 365)

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Every Hunter student has an email address that follows this format: CUNYfirst username followed by, e.g., The new, Web-based system, called @MyHunter, is powered by Microsoft Office365. 

What are the benefits to @MyHunter email?


What you get @MyHunter email
Email Storage 25GB
Message size max 25MB
Microsoft Outlook Web App
Integration of email, calendar and contacts

Additionally, the new email system will provide better spam and virus protection for your emails.

You also get a professional looking email address you get to keep after you graduate from Hunter. You can use this email address on your resume while applying for jobs and internships.

Log into your @MyHunter (Office 365) email account at

Frequently Asked Questions

What is my Hunter new email address?
Every Hunter student has an email address that follows this formula: CUNYfirst username followed by, e.g.,  (Note: Student email addresses no longer end in

What is my email password?
Your email password is your CUNYfirst password. Whenever you change your CUNYfirst password, your email password will change automatically. (Depending on the traffic volume on the CUNYfirst website, you may need to wait briefly for your password to synchronize up with your CUNYfirst and email account.)

Is training available?
Yes, the Technology Resource Center (TRC) will provide training. Click this link to view the walk-in clinic schedule.

Why can't I automatically forward my emails?
CUNY security policy does not allow for the automatic email forwarding to another account. As an alternative, you can easily synchronize your new email on your smart phone/tablet. Documentation is available on how to do so as well as other alternatives.

Do I still need my NetID and password?
You will continue to use your NetID for Hunter services such as wireless access, off-campus access to library resources, computer labs, etc.

What is the difference between @MyHunter and the MyHunter page?
@MyHunter refers to your student email. The MyHunter page will continue to serve as a centralized, personalized gateway where you can learn about relevant updates, campus events and program information. Your username and password are different for your MyHunter page and your @MyHunter email. To learn more about the username and password for your MyHunter page, visit the MyHunter FAQ page.

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