Setting Up SLU Email on iOS (Students)

For the Outlook App in iOS

Note: If you already have email setup in Outlook on your iOS device, but need to reconfigure it, use the following steps to delete that first. If you are setting it up for the first time please skip this step. 

  • Open the Outlook App
  • Tap the home button in the top left hand corner
  • Tap the settings icon in the bottom left hand corner
  • Under accounts tap on your St. Lawrence email 
  • Scroll down to the bottom and tap delete account
  • Tap delete

  • Download and Install the Microsoft Outlook App From the App Store
  • Open the Microsoft Outlook App
  • In the field that says "Enter your work or personal email"
    • Enter your St. Lawrence Email Address
    • Tap Next
  • Enter your St. Lawrence email address and password
  • Tap Sign In 
  • If prompted with "Would you like to add another account?"
    • If you do not wish to add an additional email tap Maybe Later
    • If you have another email account you wish to add feel free to add that now
  • If prompted with a Tutorial Screen 
    • ​​​​​​Feel free to swipe through the screens for basic introduction to the app
    • If you do not wish to look through the tutorial feel free to tap Skip
  • You may be prompted to Enable Notifications for your device
    • Choose No thanks or Turn On depending on your preferences 
  • Email should now be set up on your iOS device with the Microsoft Outlook App

Please be aware that your upgraded mailbox has a feature called a focused inbox. This will filter mail that outlook thinks is important into you a focused inbox. If you do not wish to use this feature please review Microsoft's information to disable it.


For the Mail App in iOS

  • Open the Settings app
  • Go to Passwords and Accounts
  • Tap Add Account
  • Tap Exchange
  • For Email, enter your SLU email address
  • For Description, enter STLAWU, or another name you'd like to call the account.
  • Tap Next
  • Tap Sign In
  • On the SLU branded log in page, enter your SLU email address and password
  • Tap Sign In
  • When you see a Permissions Requested pop up, tap Accept
  • Tap Save

Setup is now complete. Be aware, it will take several minutes for emails and contacts to begin populating on your device. 


Article ID: 82720
Tue 7/9/19 11:01 AM
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All Outlook Email, including your SLU account and department/shared accounts.