Office365 Exchange

Follow these instructions to log into your Office 365 account in Outlook Web App (OWA) for the first time.

  • Login to UIC's Exchange OWA page.
  • Enter your NetID and your ACCC Common password      
  • Make the following selections and then click OK.
    • Default Time Zone - (UTC-6:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
    • Default Language - English
  • Congratulations! You can now use your Office 365 mailbox.

1. You should see a pop-up like the one below appear. Make note of the URL, as it contains “mail.onmicrosoft.com”, as opposed to the exchange.uic.edu settings pop-ups that might have appeared in the past.

2. Check the “Always use my response for this server” and click Allow. Let Outlook sync on its own or click Send/Receive to manually start.

3. Outlook will ask for your password again. Feel free to add this to your keychain.

  1. Once the migration was completed, you will be prompted to restart Outlook.

NOTE:  If you restart too quickly, you might receive the following error messages:

Wait a short time and try again.

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