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How do I create a Listserv?

Explains how to create a listserv.

  1. Go to the listserv creation form at
  2. Log in with your NetID and password.
  3. Choose a unique name for the list.
    Note: The list will be created immediately; its email address will be, where listname is the name you selected for the list. The additional email alias will be created instantly as well, although this is only an alias that routes e-mail to
  4. Fill in any owners or editors email addresses on the form.
  5. Choose the appropriate options for items 10 to 13 on the form.
  6. Click Submit Request.
You can also consult the List Owners Guide available at

Keywords:co-manager, email, list, subscriber, distribution list, listserv creation form   Doc ID:81143
Owner:Andrew H.Group:University of Illinois at Chicago ACCC
Created:2018-03-26 14:48 CDTUpdated:2019-10-15 11:07 CDT
Sites:University of Illinois at Chicago ACCC
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