How do I set up email on iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod touch)?

There are two methods one via the built-in mail app on your device or Outlook app.

Outlook App (Recommended)

Step 1: Download Outlook for iOS from the iOS App Store and then open it

Step 2: If it's your first time using Outlook for iOS, enter your full email address, then tap Add Account

If not, open the Menu > tap Settings Outlook app settings > Add Account >Add Email Account

Step 3: Enter your SCU email address e.g. or 

Step 4: Enter your SCU  and tap Sign In

Step 5: Accept any prompts for permission you may receive

Step 6: Swipe through the features and you're now ready to use Outlook for iOS

Built-In Mail App

Step 1: To set up your emails on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, go to Settings

Step 2: Scroll down and select Mail

Step 3: Select Add Account

Step 4: Select Exchange as the type of account

Step 5: Enter your Email address and Password. The description will automatically default to your email address, however, you can change this to be more descriptive if you'd prefer. Then press Next

Staff = e.g.

Students = first initial for firstname + dot(.) + full surname + dot(.) + e.g.

Step 6: Select Sign In

Step 7: Select Work or school account

Step 8: Enter your SCU email address e.g. or , tap Sign In button

Step 9: Select Accept for Permissions requested


 Slightly different message...

If you received this message:

Click on Return to the application without granting consent link

Enter your SCU Password

If you are asked to enter Domain and Server details

Domain: Enter your SCU email address

Exchange Server:

Step 10: Select if you wish to also sync Contacts, Calendars, Reminders, and Notes that are linked with your SCU email account, then press Save.

You should now be able to access your SCU emails from within the Mail application on your iOS device.