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Configure Windows Mail for Campus Email

Read your UC San Diego email in Windows Mail.

First, find where your mail lives

Find where mail sent to your @ucsd.edu email address is delivered with the Account Lookup Tool.

Next, follow the instructions below for your account type

UCSD Gmail account

1. Enable IMAP

Sign into UC San Diego Gmail at gmail.ucsd.edu.

  • Select your UC San Diego email or click Add Account.

Click the gear icon and select Settings.

Under the Forwarding and POP/IMAP tab, select Enable IMAP.

Click Save Changes.


2. Add Account to Windows Mail

Open the Mail application, then click the gear icon in the bottom-left.

Select Accounts → Add Account → Google.


3. Sign in with your Google Account

  • Email address: Your UC San Diego email address
  • Password: Your password

Sign in with your Google Account

acsmail.ucsd.edu

1. Add Account to Windows Mail

Open the Mail application, then click the gear icon in the bottom-left.

Select Accounts → Add Account → Advanced Setup → Internet email.


2. Configure Account

  • Account name: What you would like to name your mailbox
  • Your name: How your name will display
  • Incoming email server: acsmail.ucsd.edu
  • Account type: IMAP4
  • User name: If your email is jsmith@ucsd.edu, your username is "jsmith"
  • Password: Your password
  • Outgoing (SMTP) email server: smtp.ucsd.edu
  • Outgoing server requires authentication: Yes
  • Use the same user name and password for sending email: Yes
  • Require SSL for incoming email: Yes
  • Require SSL for outgoing email: Yes
Account settingsAccount settings

mail.ucsd.edu or ad.ucsd.edu

Your mail is delivered through the campus Exchange server. Learn how to set up Exchange on Windows Mail.


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