Setting up an Android (Marshmallow) Device With Rutgers Connect

The following documentation will walk through the process of connecting an Android (Marshmallow) device to Rutgers Connect (Office 365).


Open up the email app on your Android device and add an account. Choose Exchange and then click Next



For Enter your email type in your Sign In address. This will be in the format of If you would like confirmation on what your Rutgers Connect sign in information is, please visit the Manage Email address page at Your sign in name can be found in the Rutgers Connect Account Information section.. Click Next



Enter your Rutgers NetID Password



Scroll down the screen and enter the following:

  • Server:
  • Port: 443
  • Security Type : SSL/TLS
  • If there is an area to enter a domain, this should be left blank.

Click Next



The Email app will now now check your settings to make sure they are correct.



Press OK when asked to continue on the Remote Security Administration screen.



The next screen is the Account options. This is the data that you would like to sync, and how often you would like to sync this data. Click Next



Phone Administrator must be accepted in order to use the application. This allows you to wipe or block your device from the OWA interface (Options->General->Mobile Devices) in case it's lost or stolen. OIT will not take any of these actions except in extreme circumstances, and will always attempt to notify you if it is necessary. Please read the operations the app is allowed to perform on your phone before accepting. Click Activate



After this the setup is complete and all that is needed to be done is to name the Account which is how it will appear on email selection list. Click Next

You may be asked to update your Security Settings. Please click Ok.