Mac Mail on MacOS Mojave and newer can be configured to connect to your JMU email. The screenshots below were made in MacOS Catalina, other supported versions will be similar. 

These instructions are for setting up Mac Mail for the first time. If you need to add an additional account, you can do so from the System Preferences pane “Internet Accounts.” 

Note: Shared Mailboxes cannot be added to Mac Mail in this manner. If you need to manage a Shared Mailbox on a Mac, it is recommended that you use Outlook on the Web.

  1. When opening Mac Mail for the first time, you will be prompted to set up a new account. Choose Exchange and then click Continue.


  1. On the next screen, type your Name, and Email Address. Click Sign In.


  1. Click “Sign In” to send your account information to Microsoft



  1. Enter your password and click “Sign in”


  1. Complete the Duo challenge


  1. Click “Accept” to give your Mac access to your email (you may need to scroll down)


  1. You will be prompted to select which accounts you want to sync. All options are checked by default. Click Done.


  1. Your mail will start to sync. If you need to see a list of your folders, you can click the Mailboxes button at the top of the email list.

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