Setting Up Outlook 2016 on Mac for Rutgers Connect

These instructions will walk through the steps to set up Microsoft Outlook on a Mac with Rutgers Connect

Open Outlook



Click on Outlook on the Toolbar and select Preferences



Click on Accounts



Click on Exchange or Office 365. If you have previously configured an email account click on the + symbol and select Exchange



Fill out the following information:

  1. 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.
  2. Authentication Method: User Name and Password
  3. User name: Your Rutgers Connect Domain email address
  4. Password: Your Rutgers NetID Password
  5. Configure automatically: Should be checked

Click Add Account

You may get promted with the above screen as Outlook downlaods your settings.  This is normal. Click Allow