Office 365 (Mac) - Add Outlook to Mail App

Instructions to add your UW-Platteville email account to the MacOS Mail app.

To access your email from your desktop, you can add your Outlook account to the Mail app on MacOS.

1. Launch the Mail app
2. Click Mail at the top, then Add Account
3. Select the Exchange account type, then click Continue
The account options are listed with a red circle around "Exchange"
4. Fill in the "Name" field, then enter your UWPlatt email address ( and NetID password; when you're done, click Sign In
Prompted fields are "Name," "Email," and "Password"
5. Select the applications you want to sync with your Outlook account
List of applications available to sync Outlook Exchange account with
6. Click Done
If you have questions, please contact the ITS Help Desk at 608.342.1400 or  You may also visit the Help Desk on the first floor of the Karrmann Library.