E-Mail

General Information

All members of the FH Aachen are provided with at least one e-mail address for electronic communication. The mail server is operated in cooperation with the RWTH IT Center.

There are various ways of retrieving mails from your FH e-mail account. You can access it directly via your browser or use an e-mail client. Please find instructions for the different programmes (Outlook, Windows Mail, Thunderbird) in the right-hand menu.

Explanation on Login

Employees:

  • FH Identifier: surname
  • Email address: surname@fh-aachen.de 
  • Username mail client: FH-Identifier@ad.fh-aachen.de
  • Example: mustermann@ad.fh-aachen.de
  • Username Webmail: FH-Identifier

Students (starting from WS 07/08):

  • FH-Identifier: mm12345s (example)
  • Email address: firstname.surname@alumni.fh-aachen.de
  • Username mail client: FH-Identifier@ad.fh-aachen.de
  • Example: mm12345s@ad.fh-aachen.de
  • Username Webmail:FH-Identifier

Students (up to and incl. SS 07):

  • FH-Identifier: firstname.surname
  • Email address: firstname.surname@dialup.fh-aachen.de
  • Username mail client: FH-Identifier@ad.fh-aachen.de
  • Example: max.mustermann@ad.fh-aachen.de
  • Username Webmail: FH-Identifier

Server Connection Data

Username:

Please be mindful of the "Explanation on Login".

SMTP server:

  • URL: mail.fh-aachen.de
  • Port: 587
  • Encryption: STARTTLS

IMAP:

  • URL: mail.fh-aachen.de
  • Port: 993
  • Encryption: SSL/TLS

Webmailer:

  • URL: mail.fh-aachen.de