Set up student email on an Apple iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch


  1. If this is the first email account on your iPhone, tap Mail. Otherwise, tap Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Add Account.
  2. Tap Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Add Account.
  3. Tap Microsoft Exchange.
  4. Populate the requested fields as follows:
    • Email: {firstname.lastname}@mail.umhelena.edu
    • Password: {your password}
    • Description: {anything you want}
    • Tap Next on the upper-right corner of the screen.
  5. Populate the requested fields as follows:
    • Email: {leave as setting carried over from previous screen}
    • Server: outlook.office365.com
    • Domain: {Leave Blank}
    • Username: {NetID}@mail.umhelena.edu
    • Password: {leave as setting carried over from previous screen}
    • Description: {leave as setting carried over from previous screen}
  6. Tap Next on the upper-right corner of the screen.  At this point your account will be verified. If settings are entered incorrectly verification will fail. If you have trouble with this step please contact the IT department.
  7. After successful verification tap Save on the upper-right corner of the screen.