On August 2nd 2011, a beta version of the Student and Alumni email service will launch for internal testers and designated student beta testers.
Those in the closed beta program will be able to
– create a “for life” student and alumni alias
– register target email address for their alias
– map their alias to an email address
– optionally avail themselves of an externally hosted mailbox.
The official launch date for the new Student and Alumni Email service will be announced in early August 2011.