OSU Gmail - Setup Gmail on Android Device

Issue/Question

  • How do I access my OSU Gmail account from my Android device?

Environment

  • Oregon State University
  • Student
  • ONID Account
  • OSU Gmail
  • Android

Explanation

Use the built-in Gmail app to access Gmail on an Android device.

Resolution

  1. Open the Gmail app
  2. Click on the profile icon in the top-right corner
  3. Select "Add another account"
  4. Select "Google"
  5. Enter your device PIN if prompted
  6. In the "Email or phone" box enter your username@oregonstate.edu and click "Next"
  7. You may see a screen that says "Your Google Account is managed by oregonstate.edu"; click "Accept"
  8. Sign in on the Oregon State University login page with your username and password
    • You will need to Duo auth when prompted
  9. Once the account is added, click on the account and select "Account sync"; you can choose whether to synchronize calendar, contacts and other items.

Note: to switch between accounts on an Android device, click on the account icon in the upper-right corner and select the account you wish to view.

 

For assistance, contact the Service Desk.

Details

Article ID: 107374
Created
Mon 5/11/20 2:41 PM
Modified
Mon 5/11/20 4:16 PM