iPhone/iPad/iPod mail set up

Instructions on how to set up Rice email on iPhone

How to set up your email account for Google and Exchange 

  • Go to Settings > Mail, then tap Accounts.
  • Tap Add Account, tap Other, then tap Add Mail Account - i.e.  Microsoft Exchange, Google, Yahoo, Aol. Use 'Other' for Cyrus.

Screenshot of mail account provider window

  • Enter your name, email address, password, and account description.
  • Tap Next. Mail will try to find the email settings and finish your account setup.

How to setup your email account for use with Cyrus Mail

Cyrus Mail table
Mail Server Information Description  Advanced Settings  SSL Encrypted Connection
Incoming Mail Server imap.mail.rice.edu  Incoming server (IMAP)  993
Outgoing Mail Server smtp.mail.rice.edu  Outgoing server (SMTP)  465
* Password:  
NetID Password for Cyrus/Exchange
Google Password for Undergraduates/ Other Rice Google Mail
  • Effective May 17, 2021, new Rice Google account holders will use their NetID password to login to Google.
  • Prior to May 17, 2021, Individuals with Rice Google accounts will continue to have a separate Google password that differs from their NetID password until they change one of the passwords. Then the passwords will automatically be synchronized. 
  • If individuals prefer to have one less password to remember, they may synchronize them by resetting their password at https://mynetid.rice.edu.

Keywordsiphone, email, mobile, cell phone   Doc ID70014
OwnerCynthia S.GroupRice U
Created2017-01-17 14:22:59Updated2024-01-31 08:23:29
SitesRice University
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