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Office 365 - Mac

To view a PDF of these instructions, click here.

  1. Open Outlook and go to Tools. Select ‘Accounts…’ If you have never configured an account before, skip to step 3.
  2. If you already have an account configured, click the + sign and then select ‘Exchange’. Continue with steps 4 and 5.
  3. Click on the icon beside ‘Exchange Account’.
  4. Enter the faculty/staff email address. Enter it again under ‘User Name’. Enter the email password. Make sure the box next to ‘Configure automatically’ is checked. Click ‘Add Account’.
  5. In the dialog box that pops up, click the box next to ‘Always use my response for this server’ and click ‘Allow’.


What else do I need to know?

  • If Outlook isn't able to set up your account, do one or more of the following:
    • Wait a few minutes and try again.
    • If you need to connect to your e-mail account immediately, use the Web browser to go to
    • If you continue to receive an error message please notate the message and contact the Help Desk via phone (931) 221-4357 or email at