Before your account is terminated, you can easily transfer your email messages to a personal Gmail Account.
Sign in to your Allegheny Email Account first
Select Forwarding and POP/IMAP Tab
In the POP Download section select Enable POP for all mail.
Click Save and check that POP is enabled for all mail.
You will also need to enable access for less secure applications to allow POP3 access to your mail. Please browse to the Less Secure Apps section of your Google Account settings and select the “Turn on” radio button.
Once you have confirmed that setting log out of your Allegheny email account.
Sign into your personal Gmail account (Create one here if you do not have one)
Click the Gear and select Settings from the menu.
In the “Accounts” Tab Click “Add a POP3 mail account you own”
In the window that displays enter your Allegheny email address
Click “Next Step”
Use your entire Allegheny email address as your username and enter your password.
TipIf you are using 2-Step Verification on your account you will need to use an app specific password at this screen. You can also simply turn off 2-Step Verification before beginning this tutorial.
For the POP Server, please choose “Other” and then manually type in: pop.gmail.com
The Port Number should be set to 995.
It is suggested that you label the incoming messages to make them easy to find.
If you don’t want all of your past messages to overwhelm your inbox select Archive incoming messages (Skip the Inbox)
Click Add Account/Save Changes
With things are configured properly you will get the “Checking Mail” indicator.
Messages will be brought over in batches until all your prior messages reside in your new account. It might take a day or two for this process to complete depending on how many messages you have archived.