Mailman Mailing Lists

Mailman is an application used to manage email distribution lists. Mailman is integrated with the web, making it easy for users to manage their accounts and for list owners to administer their lists.

About This Service

Key Features

  • Centralized list management: Mailman provides a centralized platform for managing email discussion lists, enabling Pitt IT to create, configure, and maintain lists for various groups and organizations. The software allows list owners to manage their lists and subscribers, including adding and removing members, moderating messages, and customizing list settings.
  • Automation: Mailman provides automation features, including automatic bounce handling and message archiving, which help improve list efficiency and reduce administrative overhead.
  • Security: Mailman provides advanced security features, including password-protected archives and access controls, which help protect sensitive data and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Public Mailing Lists: You can browse a list of all public University mailing lists by opening a web browser to Click on a list name and then fill out the subscription section to join.

Getting and Using This Service

How do I request this service?

Submit a ticket by clicking the Request Help button on the upper right hand corner of this page.

Who can use this service?

Students, Faculty, Staff


How do I get help?

Submit a ticket by clicking the Request Help button on the upper right hand corner of this page.

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Related Articles (5)

This document describes the advanced preferences and options that are available to list administrators in Mailman.
Basic information list administrators will need to maintain a mailing list
How to subscribe and unsubscribe, post messages, get password reminders, change delivery options, and more
Common terms used in Mailman
General information about Mailman, which is used to manage electronic mailing lists


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