Cell Phone Settings for Email

The options and settings you will need to setup your Alfred Email on Android or Apple phone can be found below.

Alfred University ITS supports and strongly recommends utilizing the Microsoft Outlook App for all users as it is the most easily supported and accessible application. The Default Email App may not be as easily supported or accessible by Information Technology Services’ Help Desk. Outlook is universally supported across all devices.



The easiest, most supported and accessible way to access your alfred email and get notifications on your mobile phone is to install the Microsoft Outlook app. 

  1. Go to the App Store
  2. Search for "Microsoft Outlook" or
    Get Outlook on Apple Store (iPhone) or Get Outlook on Google Play Store (Android)
  3. Install the Microsoft Outlook app
  4. Open the app after installing
  5. Sign in with your alfred email address (username@alfred.edu) and password. 

You can setup your alfred email on the Email app that came installed on your phone. Use the following settings depending on which type of phone you have.

Please note: Alfred University ITS supports and strongly recommends utilizing the Microsoft Outlook App for all users as it is the most easily supported and accessible application. The Default Email App may not be as easily supported or accessible by Information Technology Services’ Help Desk. Outlook App is universally supported across all devices.

Android Settings

  • Server Type: Exchange
  • Username: Your Alfred email address (username@alfred.edu)
  • Domain: ALFRED
  • Password: Your Alfred email password
  • User Secure Server: Make sure this is checked
  • Enter Email Address: Your Alfred email address (username@alfred.edu)
  • Server: outlook.office365.com

iPhone Settings

  • Email: Your Alfred email address (username@alfred.edu)
  • Server: outlook.office365.com
  • Domain: ALFRED
  • Username: Your Alfred email address (username@alfred.edu)
  • Password: Your Alfred email password
  • Description: Alfred Email
  • Use SSL: On