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IU List FAQ — Student Organizations

Where can I find usage guidelines for md2b-orgs-l and the IUSM class lists?

See the Medical Student Affairs IU List Guidelines for Student Organizations web page.

What is MD2B-ORGS-L?

MD2B-ORGS-L is intended primarily to disseminate information about events sponsored by IUSM student organizations. It is a super-list, constructed from the four class lists.

What is the email address for IU List at IUPUI?

To email a lists, send to listname@iupui.edu.

How do I send an email to my class?

The class officers act as moderators for each class lists. To request that an announcement be sent to your class, contact your class officers. Specify whether the announcement should go to Indianapolis only, the Regional Centers only, or all students in your class year. Be sure that your content is appropriate for the audience. See IUSM IU List guidelines.

What are the names of the student lists?
Who can email MD2B-ORGS-L@IUPUI.EDU?

SIG officers, OMSL and MSC project leaders, MSC officers and class officers.

In the past, sending privileges were granted to individual student leaders who represented student organizations. Because IU List differs in structure and functionality from Listserv, sending privileges are now given to groups. Your organization will need to acquire a group email account to share among officers. Contact Myrna Gray — mgray@iu.edu — for assistance with establishing a group email account.

How can I target my email to the proper audience?

To reach the appropriate audience, you need to email the correct list.  Consider whether your message is relevant to students of a particular class-year and/or campus location, and then match the audience to the lists found on the
Table of Lists.

To mail an established interest group, see the List of SIG lists.

How can I tell whether my message was delivered?

IU List will respond with an error message if there is a problem.

How can I advertise items for sale to the student body?

For sales of used medical textbooks, use the Book Sale site developed and hosted by Medical Student Council.
(A medical instruments portion of the book sale site is under construction.)

To advertise regarding housing or roommates, see the housing website maintained by José Espada. For other items, try the IUPUI online classified section in Onestart: OneStart -> Campus tab -> Classifieds.

How can I change my subscription options for MD2B-ORGS-L?

By default, subscriptions are set to regular (each message distributed individually).  If you would prefer to get a digest of the messages posted to the student organizations list, follow these instructions.

If you try the digest and are not satisfied, you can always change back to 'regular.'

How can I send from a group email account?

An easy way to send from your group account is to login to www.exchange.iu.edu with the group name. This is the Outlook Web Access page. It looks somewhat different from the Outlook desktop client, but it works.

How can I subscribe to a SIG list or other optional list by email?
  • Send a message to iulist@iulist.iupui.edu
  • In the subject line of your message, type in: subscribe nameofthelist Firstname Lastname .
  • Leave the message body blank.

You will receive a message telling you whether your request was accepted or not.

How can I unsubscribe from an optional IU List?
  • Send a message to iulist@iulist.iupui.edu
  • In the subject line of your message, type in: unsubscribe nameofthelist
  • Leave the message body blank.

You will receive a message telling you whether your request was accepted or not.

How can I access the web interface to IU List?

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