Student Accounts will be terminated in six months after graduation (including email, webspace, etc). You cannot keep your account if you will no longer be affiliated with Penn State. Please have a look at this page for detailed information:
It is a good idea to change your forwarding address at least a month before your account expires so that you have a smooth transition to your new address.
Go to www.work.psu.edu
Click on the link to change your email forwarding address
Enter your Penn State userid and password
Type in the complete address you wish to forward your mail to
Click the change button.
For further questions about your account please contact the Accounts office as follows:
In person at 204 Wagner Building at University Park
By Phone at 814-865-4772
By Email at firstname.lastname@example.org
On the web at http://identity.psu.edu/services/authentication-services/access-accounts/
If you are interested in an optional email address for lifetime email forwarding, you can check the Alumni Association website: https://directory.alumni.psu.edu/s/1218/16/interior.aspx?sid=1218&gid=4&pgid=4104