Quick Start

Available to: Faculty, Researchers, Staff, Departments

Cost: No charge

SecureMail is for use by Boston University faculty and administrators who need to ensure that specific messages they send go out with the highest level of encryption. It is not intended for use as a regular e-mail client.


Your sensitive e-mail messages are protected by SecureMail’s encryption.

Key Features

  • Automatic account creation
  • Simple, web-based interface
  • Microsoft Exchange compatibility

What to Expect

This service normally will be available 24 by 7 except for standard change windows, as described in IS&T’s standard policies, procedures, and schedules for making changes.


  • A BU e-mail address

Getting Started

See the SecureMail instructions.