Android is an operating system owned and licensed by Google that is used on mobile phones, tablets, and other devices. Due to the nature of Android, the Mail interface will vary among different devices, but the settings for Gustavus mail remain the same.

Setting up your Gustavus email account


We recommend using the Gmail app on your mobile device to check your GusMail. The Gmail app is a free download on the Play Store.

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  1. From the Home Screen, choose the Apps Button
  2. Choose the Mail application
  3. Choose Other (POP3/IMAP)
  4. Type in your email address and then password
  5. Choose manual setup
  6. Type in the imap server (
  7. Choose the security protocol (SSL)
  8. Make sure the server port is 993
  9. Type in your username (
  10. Click the next button
  11. Type in the Gustavus smtp server (
  12. Type in your Gustavus username
  13. Type in your Gustavus e-mail password
  14. Make sure the security type is SSL
  15. Use port 465
  16. Click the next button
  17. Name the account (e.g.
  18. Type in your name (what you would like people to see)
  19. Click the Finish setup button
  20. Check the box to make this account default
  21. If you are unable to complete the connection, please double check that you have registered your mobile phone on the Gustavus network. You won't be able to set up your email account if you are connected to the Gustavus wireless, but not yet registered your phone.