Email Marketing and Campaign Management (Bulkmail)

The University's email marketing and campaign management system is called NU Bulk Email and is available as a self-service tool for users looking to send out email communication to large groups.

Email campaigns are an important way to send communications out to the Northwestern community. It enables people to communicate targeted messages out to large groups of people depending on their university status. This system also allows email senders to track whether or not their messages are being received.

The NU Bulk Email Policy and Guidelines provides guidance for the appropriate use and approvals of bulk email.

Features and Benefits

  • Self-service email management
  • Supports plain text or HTML messages
  • Advanced scheduling capability
  • Multiple message templates
  • Step-by-step Web interface with integrated help feature


Available to

  • Faculty
  • Staff





How to Request Service

Click the "Request Service" button to the right.


Support Resources

  • Specific information on sending bulk email messages and how to request approval to send bulk email messages to members of the University community is found on the NU Bulk Email Policy and Guidelines.
  • Online Self-Help Documentation will walk you through the process of creating and distributing emails using the Bulkmail platform. All Bulkmail support requests for creating, scheduling, drafting and distribution of messages will be directed to this self-service information.
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