Sync E-mail on an iPhone


Shippensburg University supports the use of the iPhone for sending and receiving university e-mail. In order to set up an iPhone with our Exchange mail server, you will need to use the following settings after selecting Exchange for the account type.


Account type: Exchange
Email: Your Ship e-mail address (i.e. ab1234@ship.edu)
Password: Your Ship password
Mail Server: mail.ship.edu

iPhone e-mail setup walk-through

Follow these steps to set up your Ship e-mail account on your iPhone:

**Note that the selections and screenshots below represent an iPhone with iOS 7 or iOS 8.

  1. From the home screen, tap on Settings and then on Mail, Contacts, Calendars.
  2. Choose Add Account.
  3. Select Exchange from the list of account types.

    iPhone Account Type

  4. Enter your Ship e-mail address and password in the designated fields. Tap on Next when finished. Your account will be verified.

    iPhone Account Details

  5. You will be prompted to select the items you would like synced from your e-mail account. If there are any items you do not wish to sync, deselect them. When finished, tap on Save and your account will be added.

    iPhone Sync options

Your account will now synchronize with your iPhone, which will take several minutes. Within a few minutes, you should be able to see e-mail messages in your Inbox by opening the Mail app from the home screen.

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