iOS (Apple iPad/iPhone/iPod) Email Setup for Students

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The best configuration for Student email is to use "Exchange."
To change this setting on an iPad or iPhone do the following:

  1. Go to "Settings"
  2. Go to "Mail, Contacts, Calendars"
  3. If you already have an email account set up on your device, tap on "Add Account" then "Exchange", else tap on "Exchange"

Student iOS Settings

  • Email: ex:
  • Username: ex:
    • Be sure to add "" to the end of your username.  This is the most common mistake people make at this point.
  • Domain: blank.
  • Password: enter your BYU-I password.
  • Server: or
    • Using "" works for most users and has been tested with Office 365.

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