This guide is based on the Lollipop version of Android and explains email setup for the Gmail application.

Access your Gmail settings

Step 1. Go to the Gmail application on your device. When it is open, tap the Menu icon in the top left corner of the screen.


Step 2. Scroll down and tap 'Settings' > 'Add account'.

 

Configure your email account

Step 1. Select ​'Exchange and Office 365' from the list of account types.

 


Step 2. Enter your student email address and tap 'Next'.

 


Step 3. Enter your student email password and tap 'Next'. Remember, your email password is different to your student account password. 


Step 4. Select the sync email settings of your choice, then tap 'Next'.

 


Step 5. Success!

Your email account should now be configured. If for any reason you receive an error while configuring the account, you may be asked to enter the 'Exchange server' address. If this happens, enter outlook.office365.com.