Hawkmail (Google Mail)


Hawkmail is the official SUNY New Paltz email system for students.  It is our local name for the GMail accounts that are provided by Google for our community through Google Apps.

Features and Benefits:

  • Can be used through any supported web browser
  • Can be accessed via the built-in email applications (or the GMail app) provided on iOS & Android
  • All users have 30 GB (GigaBytes) of storage, shared between GMail and other Google Apps on the Hawkmail account

Authorized Users:

  • Students
  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Alumni

Request Process:

  • Google accounts are created automatically for students upon registration or matriculation.
  • Faculty and staff who wish to have a Google Apps account created, should use the Request Service button on this page.
  • Alumni who do not already have an account, may request one on my.newpaltz.edu as follows:
    • Login to my.newpaltz.edu
    • Click Alumni Resources on the left, then click Request Alumni Email Address

User Responsibilities:

Requirements and Prerequisites:

Hours of Availability:

  • This service is available 24/7.

Customer costs:

  • There is no fee for this service.


  • Click Request Assistance on this page
  • Walk in to the Service Desk in Humanities 103
  • Call 845-257-3597 during normal business hours.
Request Assistance

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