To forward your UMN Gmail, please follow these steps, unless you are in a Health Care Component*
1. Login to your UMN Gmail account. 2. Select the Gear icon to view the drop-down menu and choose the option titled Settings. 3. Select the "Forwarding and POP/IMAP" tab.* 4. Select the "Add a forwarding address" button option. 5. Enter the address you wish to forward to.
6. Click the "Proceed" button in the pop-up window that appears. 7. An email that contains a verification code will be sent to this new address 8. Open that email, and copy the verification code. Paste it into the text area waiting from step 7. 9. Scroll down to bottom of the Settings page and select the "Save Changes" button.
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*If you are part of the BAA (Business Associates Agreement) or Health Care Component because you or your department handles Private Health Information, you will not have the forwarding option. For more information, please contact the Technology Help Desk.
Google's Support site has the same information but with images if you prefer.