Student Email FAQs
All currently “registered” students will be given an email account.
The student email service begins fall quarter of each calendar year. If you are a new student, your email service will be available one week prior to the beginning quarter that you have registered for. Late registration may delay your email access.
You can only access your email account through the web at: http://mail.ncstudent.net
NC State email is a web-based service so you can access your email from any computer that has internet access.
Your password has been initially set to the last four digits of your social security number. We strongly suggest you change this password the first time your use your account.
The assigned email account is primarily intended for communication between students and College staff and faculty. However, it is a full featured email account and can receive any email messages and attachments.
The student’s email account will be made active in the quarter in which the student registers for any North Central State College credit course and will remain active as long as the student remains registered. Each fall quarter, all email accounts and their contents will be purged and reinitialized for the coming academic year.
The email system is available to any computer that has access to the internet and is running an internet browser. No additional software or hardware is required.
If you have AOL, you will need to use it to make your internet connection then minimize it and click on Internet Explorer. AOL interferes with the login procedure.
Anyone can send you a message at your email address. However, your account will be password protected and will not be accessible by anyone else to read messages unless you give them your password.
Yes! Your original password has been set to the last four digits of your social security number. North Central State College strongly recommends each student change their password the first time they log into their email account by clicking on Options, then Password.
The email system has an extensive on-line help facility and specific logon and step-by-step access instructions are available at: www.ncstatecollege.edu/help
For additional questions please contact the Information Technology Help Desk. The Information Technology Help Desk is available by phone at 419-755-4734, Monday through Friday, 8:00am to 5:00pm, or you can fill out the online Help Request. Step-by-step tutorials are also available on the Help Page.