How do I set up emails on an android device?

This article provides three different methods for setting up your SCU emails, when using an Android device.


Outlook App

Step 1: Install the Outlook for Android app from the Google Play Store and then open it. Tap Get Started if this is your first time

Otherwise, to add another email account, open the Menu More button > Settings Settings > Add Account > Add Email Account

Step 2: Outlook may detect your Google accounts. Tap Skip

Step 3: Tap Allow to confirm offline access and any other prompts

Step 4: Tap Continue.  Enter yourSCU email address e.g. f.smithville.10@student.scu.edu.au or fred.smithville@scu.edu.au. Enter your email account password and tap Sign In or Next



Built-In Mail App

The below screen shots have been taken from a Samsung Galaxy, other android devices should have similar styled screens. 

 Automatically adding your email account

Step 1: Open your standard email application on your device.  Select Add new account.


Step 2:

Enter the following:

Email: Enter your SCU email address

Password: Enter your SCU password

Click Sign In


Step 3: Select the account: Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync


Step 4: Agree to the security setting. Click Apply


Step 5: Click Activate at the security features screen


Step 6:  Your email account is now setup

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 Manually adding your email account


Step 1: Open your standard email application on your device.  Select Add new account.


Step 2:

Enter the following:

Email: Enter your SCU email address

Password: Enter your SCU password

Click Manual Setup


Step 3: Select the account: Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync


Step 4: Select the exchange server settings

Email Address:Enter your SCU email address

Domain\Username :Enter your SCU email address

Exchange Server: outlook.office365.com

Click Sign In


Step 5: Agree to the security setting. Click Apply


Step 6: Click Activate at the security features screen


Step 7:  Your email account is now setup