Mail on iOS - IMAP Connection Configuration


Receiving ONID email directly to your phone allows you to stay caught up with your Oregon State email at all times. This method serves as an alternate method for adding your ONID email to your iPhone


  • Have an ONID Gmail account
  • Have a iOS device
  • Have an internet connection


  1. Tap the Settings icon from your home screen.
  2. Tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars.
  3. Tap add Account... under the "Accounts" heading.
  4. Tap Other.
  5. Tap Add Mail Account.
    1. Fill out the following fields as appropriate:
    2. Name - Enter your real name - this is what other people will see when they receive your e-mail.
    3. Address - Enter your ONID email address.
    4. Password - Enter your ONID Password.
    5. Description - Enter "ONID" as the Description.
  6. Tap Next.
  7. Tap IMAP at the top of the screen.
  8. In the Incoming Mail Server area, 
    1. Host Name:
    2. User Name:
    3. Password: Your ONID password should already be filled in from step 6 above
  9. In the Outgoing Mail Server area, 
    1. Host Name:
    2. User Name:
    3. Password: You do have to enter your ONID password here 
  10. Tap Next at the top of the screen. You should see a message that "Your account is verified." If your account is not verified, go back and check all your settings. You may have entered a typo. Remember that your ONID username is not your full email address.
  11. Tap Save.

For assistance, contact the IS Service Desk.


Article ID: 45990
Tue 1/9/18 9:33 AM
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