Students can set up POP-IMAP settings for their Gmail accounts.

Configuring POP-IMAP Settings for Gmail 

  1. Log into your UConn Gmail account.
  2. Click on the gear icon.
  3. Click on Settings.
  4. Click on the Forwarding and POP/IMAP tab.
  5. Click the bullet for Enable IMAP.
  6. Scroll to bottom of page and click Save Changes.

Incoming Server Settings for Mail Clients

Incoming Server Type: IMAP

Server Hostname (address): imap.gmail.com

Port/Encryption: 993 (SSl/TLS) – normal password

Username: firstname.lastname@uconn.edu

Password: password set up during opt-in process

Outgoing Server Settings for Mail Clients

Incoming Server Type: SMTP

Server Hostname (address): smtp.gmail.com

Port/Encryption: 587 (SSl/TLS) – normal password

Username: firstname.lastname@uconn.edu

Password: password set up during opt-in process