This article covers how faculty/staff can set up the Email app on their Android device with their campus Office 365 email.

NOTE: These screenshots were taken on a Samsung Galaxy Pro Tablet so these steps may look different on your device. Please consult your device manufacturer's instructions/user guide for additional assistance.


1. Tap Settings.

Tablet home screen

2. Tap General and then tap Accounts. Then tap Add account.

General menu with Accounts sub-menu showing
  1. Tap General.
  2. Tap Accounts.
  3. Then tap Add account.

NOTE: Your device may store information on the accounts tied to your device somewhere else but it should be within the Settings menu.

3. Tap Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync.

Add accounts screen

4. Enter your campus email address and password. Then tap Manual setup.

  1. Enter your campus email address (e.g. user@wiss.cn) and password.
  2. Tap Manual Setup.

5. Enter the Domain/username as username@wiss.cn. Then enter partner.outlook.cn as the Exchange server. Then tap the right arrow.

  1. Enter the Domain/username as username@wiss.cn.
  2. Enter your campus password (this may already be populated for you).
  3. Enter partner.outlook.cn as the Exchange server name.
  4. Tap the right arrow at the top right of the screen to continue.

6. Tap OK.

Activation pop-up

7. Select your account options and then tap the right arrow.

Account options screenZoom: Account options screen

Select your account options and then tap the right arrow at the top right of the screen to continue.

8. Modify your account name (if desired) and then tap Done.

9. Tap OK when prompted about updating security settings.

NOTE: You must allow these security settings to be updated in order to use your campus email on your device.

10. View the requirements and then tap Activate.

11. You're done!

Once you start seeing your emails appear in the Email app, you're all done!