Email Lists

UMD staff and faculty can stay in the loop on campus happenings by signing up for two optional email lists:

Biz Announce ([email protected]) is used for sharing events, facilities notices, etc. Join this list to stay informed of things happening around campus!

Free to Departments ([email protected]) is used for posting office furniture and other items free to the campus community.

Access to join these groups can be requested by contacting Jean Neibauer ([email protected]) or clicking the links above to apply on the Google Groups pages.

There are more specific email lists available to join as well:

Interested in web development? Join the webdev google group to receive emails on the latest news and information in web design, user experience, accessibility, and web standards. Send an email to [email protected] to add yourself to the webdev email list.

Have a passion for supporting and promoting women’s rights? The Commission for Women email list will send you information about upcoming meetings and events, as well as resources for current events, articles and women’s issues. You can request access to join this group by emailing [email protected].

Pride @ Work is the University's affinity group for LGBTQIA employees. Join this incredible group of employees who link together across the University of Minnesota to engage in social and professional networking, creating campus-wide change, and discussing critical topics that impact LGBTQIA employees. Request access here, or by visiting the main page at