Configure Outlook 2016 for Mac after Office 365 Migration


Here's how to configure Outlook 2016 for Apple Mac to use with Office 365. 

  1. In Outlook, click the Outlook menu in the uppermost menu bar.
  2. Click Preferences and select Accounts.
    Accounts Button on Outlook Mac Preferences
  3. Select your U of C email account in the left hand cloumn.  Click on the Advanced button.
    Outlook advanced server settings_0.png
  4. For the Microsoft Exchange Server address, type and click the OK button. Outlook server address_0.png
  5. The Shibboleth login screen may appear. If it does, enter your CNetID (for example, wrharper not and password, and click Login.
    Shibboleth Login Page Redirected from Outlook Page
  6. After you log in with Shibboleth, a confirmation screen will show your new University of Chicago account. 
  7. You have now successfully configured your Outlook program to connect to the Office 365 server, and you should be able to begin receiving and sending new email. If you encounter any problems contact Social Sciences Computing by emailing or by calling 4-4146.