Step #1: Enable your IMAP setting:
- Log into your SCU GMail account,
- On the upper right corner, click on the Gear Box pull down arrow and select Settings,
- From the top toolbar, click on POP/IMAP,
- On the left side, locate IMAP Access then place a cheek mark on Enable IMAP),
Click on Save changes.
- From the main SCU GMail.scu.edu Homepage,
- Just below the Login button, click on "Manage Passwords"
- From the "SCU Password Management Page", enter your SCU Username & Password,
- Once logged in, from the "Google Mobile Password" windows,
- click on "My Google Apps mobile password" and then,
click Create Mobile Password.
iPhone/ iPad setup
- Tap on Settings on your mobile device,
Tap on "Mail, Contacts, Calendars",
Tap on Add Account,
Tap on Google,
- Enter your name:
SCU Email Address: Enter your current SCU email address (ex. email@example.com)
Mobile Password: Your password is the mobile password .
Description: whatever you want to call this account (ex. SCU Google Apps)
- Make sure to enable your Mail & Calendars under your account.
- save your work.
If your SCU Google mail is not populating, the issue is related to your the mobile password. If you're having issue, try again with-in the next 30mins by inputting your Mobile password again. If it doesn't work, then reset your mobile password and try again.
Android Phone Setup:
Note: Directions are for Android 4.1.1. Older or Newer versions should have similar steps.
1. On your Android phone open “Settings.”
2- In the “Accounts” section, press “Add account.”
3- On the next screen, press “Google.”
4- On the next screen, press “Existing.”
5- On the next screen, enter your email and mobile password. Make sure you are using your SCU mobile password and not your normal one.
6- Click the next arrow.
If prompted to join Google+ or entertainment services, click “Not now.”
7- The next screen should be a list of options that will be synced. Check the boxes for the options that you want synced. Make sure the “Sync Gmail” option is selected.
8- Click the next arrow.
9- Open the Gmail app. If another Gmail account is open in the app, click the upper left icon and click your SCU Gmail account to switch to it.