This document illustrates the group aliases on the department mail server. It provides a description of their functionality and underlying logic, but not the exact contents. For the contents, you may contact the department.
All the following groups should be extended with @astro.utoronto.ca when a message is to be distributed. Alternatively, you can click on the group name and send mail on your web browser.
gradcoord: the Graduate Coordinator of the department.
ungrad.coord: the Undergraduate Coordinator of the department.
ask: have a question and not sure where to direct it?
da-staff: all staff members located at St. George, excluding Dunlap staff.
staff: all staff members of the department, including Dunlap staff.
clta: department CLTA faculty members.
faculty-cita: faculty members of CITA.
faculty-ast: all faculty members of the Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics, but excluding CLTA & CITA.
faculty-dunlap: all faculty members of the Dunlap Institute
faculty-utsc: all faculty members of the Scarborough campus
faculty-status-only: faculty members with status only appointment
faculty: faculty-cita, faculty-ast and faculty-status-only
astroprofs: all professors of the Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics, but including CITA, excluding CLTA.
GRADUATE STUDENT GROUPS:
newgrads: first year graduate students.
phd: all Ph.D students, except those in their first year.
gasa: newgrads and phd.
astro_students: GASA plus any other UofT students interested in Astronomy.
astrograds: GASA plus astronomy related graduates of CITA and Physics.
ast201: undergraduate students attending ast201 course.
ast326: undergraduate students attending ast326 course.
ast325: undergraduate students attending ast325 course.
ast424: undergraduate students attending ast424 course.
ast425: undergraduate students attending ast425 course.
ungrad: includes ast325, ast326, ast424, ast425.
maildis: the general internal distribution list which includes all staff, faculty (including CITA faculty), astro students, post-doctorates, ast425 students and CLTA.
ab: DAA people residing at AB building.
mp: DAA people residing at MP building.
postdocs: post-doctorate fellows of the department and Dunlap.
colloquium: maildis, citalocal@cita, and anyone interested from UofT or York & Ryerson etc.
teatime: including ast424, ast425, email@example.com, faculty-ast, CLTA, astro_students, postdocs, staff, and etc.
hsc: Joint Health and Safety Committee
surp: summer ungrad research students
surpsupvr: local supervisors of surp