Setting up your @u.northwestern.edu (or other Google G Suite) account on Android

You can easily configure your Google-powered @u.northwestern.edu, @nlaw.northwestern.edu, @alum.northwestern.edu, @kelloggalumni, or @fsm.northwestern.edu (Google G Suite) account onto your Android device.

  1. If the Gmail application is not already installed on your phone, download it from the Google Play Store. 
  2. Open Menu in the Gmail application.
  3. Click Settings > Add Account
  4. Select Google as the account type, and enter your account details:
    • Username: full FirstLastYear@u.northwestern.edu
    • Password: your email account password
  5. Select the services you would like to sync to your device, then select Next
If you did not automatically "Sync Calendar" when originally configuring your G Suite account on your Android device, edit your settings to sync it:
  1. Open Settings.
  2. Select the Accounts tab at the top.
  3. Select Google.
  4. Select your G Suite account.
  5. Check Sync Calendar.

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For additional assistance please contact the IT Support Center at 847-491-4357 (1-HELP), via chat at http://www.it.northwestern.edu/chat or via email at consultant@northwestern.edu.




Keywords:Gmail, email, mail @nlaw @fsm @alum @u @kelloggalumni   Doc ID:62071
Owner:IT Support Center .Group:Northwestern
Created:2016-03-21 07:12 CSTUpdated:2018-04-09 10:09 CST
Sites:Northwestern
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