As Dalhousie alumni you can continue to enjoy these great perks!

Email for Life

As a Dal grad, you are entitled to keep your email account after you graduate through Use your email address on your resume, to find out about opportunities for alumni, and to keep in touch with classmates and the Dal community.

Important information about your email account and other Office 365 services:

As an alumnus, you will continue to have access to your Dalhousie mailbox which includes email, calendar, mail contacts, notes and tasks. (Please note: all other Office 365 services will be removed.)

  • To login to your mailbox, please use the unique Alumni Login Here link on the login site.
  • If you have files saved to your OneDrive or other SharePoint applications, please copy these over to a personal device as they will be inaccessible within six months of completion of your program (Refer to these steps on how to migrate your OneDrive files from your school-sponsored account to a personal account: Windows 10 or Mac).
  • If your account is no longer active or if you are interested in setting up a new account, please email or call us at 902.494.8801 (or 1.800.565.9969).

Free Wi-Fi on campus

As you transition from student to Dal grad, you will have continued access to the Dalhousie wireless network while visiting campus. To access the network:

  • Connect to the “Dal-WPA2” network
  • Enter your username (your NetID) and password

Once your device is connected to the Dal wireless network, you will be able to access free Wi-Fi on all Dalhousie campuses.

Don’t remember your NetID or password? Call Dal’s Help Desk at 902.494.4357 (toll-free 1.800.869.3931) and press option 1 (9 a.m. – 9 p.m., Monday through Friday) or visit the Help Desk at the Killam Library, Room G45 (see hours of availability).

Summer Accommodations & Weddings

Planning a trip to Halifax or Truro? Alumni receive a 10-25% discount on summer accommodations at Dal with the promo code of ALUMNI. Summer Accommodations is open from mid-May to mid-August every year. This can be a great option for friends and family visiting as well.

Find out more about our summer accommodations and book at

Tie the knot on campus! Dalhousie Event & Conference Services is pleased to provide a discounted wedding package for alumni.