All University of Iowa faculty, staff, students, and recognized student organizations are eligible to start new lists with departmental approval.


  1. Review the LISTSERV Policy Statement.
  2. LISTSERV might not be your best solution! Before submitting a Request for LISTSERV Mailing List form, please review the document: Tips and Recommendations for Creating Lists in Office 365
  3. Review the New List Request Form Help. This document contains list name recommendations and other important information.
  4. Click PDF iconListserv Request Form (requires Acrobat Reader) to download the LISTSERV® Request form. You may also contact the ITS Help Desk. Ask them to send you a "Request for LISTSERV Mailing List" application in campus mail.
  5. Fill in the required fields.
  6. Print the application.
  7. Obtain signatures.
  8. Scan the completed form and email it to:

Note: If you do not have Acrobat Reader, you can download it here.


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October 5, 2020