Student email support

Student email, called UMConnect, uses a suite of Microsoft-hosted Office 365 services that include:

  • Mailbox size: 50 GB
  • Attachment size: 25 MB
  • OneDrive Pro (formerly SkyDrive): 1 TB of cloud-based storage
  • Office Web Apps is available through OneDrive Pro

Access UMConnect using your NetID and password.

How do I activate my UMConnect account?

  • Login to using your NetID and password.  

  • Click on the green Continue to UMConnect button, and then the green Activate button.

  • Select your time zone (Mountain Time) and language.

How do I configure UMConnect?

You may configure various clients and mobile devices to access your email account via an Exchange connection.  Use your as the email address AND the user name, connect to the server  Contact IT Central for additional questions.  

How long are UMConnect accounts active?

UMConnect accounts are offered to all enrolled university students.

How do I maintain UMConnect account?

If you are away from campus on a UM-associated program or military leave, you may meet the requirements for a Student Affiliate which would allow you to maintain access to your UMConnect account. Apply for Student Affiliate status prior to the 15th class day of the semester to retain services.  After the third week of Fall or Spring semester, these requests cannot be accommodated. International students should contact Barb Seekins and previously registered students should contact Bonnie Holzworth. Please provide detailed information on how you will be associated with the University while you are not a registered student.

Need help?

IT Central help desk

Open Monday-Friday, 8-5
Social Sciences 120
243-HELP or 243-4357
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