Accessing Student Email (Outlook)

Service Description

All students are provided a Microsoft Outlook account upon admission to Utah Valley University. This account is available via logging in to Outlook with your UVU credentials.  Student email accounts are  

Canvas also provides options for communication between instructors and students.

How to Access Service

Follow the link below to access student email (Outlook).

Student Email

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I set up my student UVU Outlook account for the first time?

Accessing your UVU Outlook account on the web is easy and convenient. Once setup is complete, you may install Outlook on your devices. To set up your UVU Outlook account for the first time, follow this process:   

  1. Browse to  
  2. Enter your username as [UVID] and your current UVU password at the login prompt.
  3. You may be prompted to enter a new password. Your new password must meet the following requirements:
    • Contain a minimum of 14 characters  
    • Contain at least one upper-case letter [A-Z] 
    • Contain at least one lower-case letter [a-z] 
    • Contain at least one number [0-9] 
    • Contain at least one symbol [~!@#$%^] 
  4. Add an authentication device to protect your account from risky logins. 
  5. Set up a self-service password recovery phone and/or email. If you forget your password, you can reset it yourself at your convenience.   
  6. You will enter the Outlook web inbox. From here you may download Microsoft 365 to your computer, tablet, and/or smartphone.   

How can I log in to my student UVU Outlook account on my mobile device?

For step-by-step instructions, click the link below.

Setting Up Student Email on a Mobile Device

Can I forward mail from my student UVU Outlook account to a personal account?

Do not attempt to forward mail from your UVU student email account to a personal account. For security reasons, redirected mail is blocked at the system level. If you attempt to redirect communications, important messages may be deleted or lost. 

I'm having trouble accessing my student UVU Outlook account. What should I do?

If you need assistance, please contact the UVU Service Desk.