Creating a New List

As a member of the Tufts community, you can request your own e-list for use by your team, club, etc. 

  1. Go to elist.tufts.edu and log in with your Tufts username (e.g. jjumbo01) and password.
  2. Select Request a List in the top menu bar or click the Create list button below. A page will load where you can configure your new list.Request a List button
  3. List name – Give your list a short but descriptive name. This name will be included in every message that is posted. Do not use special characters (e.g., $, !, &, etc.), periods, or spaces.List name field
  4. List type – Select one of the four available list setups. For information about each, read the setup descriptions below each list type.Selecting a list type
  5. Subject – Provide a short but descriptive subject for your list.
  6. Audience – Use the dropdown menu to indicate who/what the list is meant for.
  7. Description – Provide a more detailed explanation of what the list is to be used for.
  8. When you are ready, click Submit your creation request.Entering list details