Access your email

Outlook on the web (Webmail)

Outlook on the web lets you access your email using your favourite web browser. Sign in with your University email address and password.



Sign in to Outlook

Outlook for iOS and Android

Get the free Microsoft Outlook app for your mobile phone or tablet and then sign in with your University email address and password. You can also see your calendar and timetable in the Outlook app.

Outlook for PC and Mac

You can download Outlook for free for your PC or Mac. Once installed, follow the instructions and sign in using your University email address and password.

If you need help see our step-by-step guides:

Other email apps

Email help

Trouble signing in

Before you can access your University of Essex email account, you’ll need your IT account details which includes your email address, username and password. Please check your pre-arrival information pack for more details.

Remove an existing Outlook account

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Telephone: 01206 87 2345