Using Email

There are 5 ways:

  1. Clicking the my Email tab, once you have logged into myUniSA (Student Portal).
  2. Clicking the my Email link located on the right hand side of the Student Web page. 
  3. Directly through the Microsoft site: https://outlook.office365.com/owa.
  4. Selecting Outlook once you have logged into Office365 site: portal.office.com.
  5. Setting up an email client on your personal device e.g. Outlook

NOTE: Alumni can only use options 2-5 listed above.

No matter which method you use to access your student email, the first time you access it you will be asked which Language you would like it in and your Time zone. You will only be prompted for this information once.

  1. Select Language:
    NOTE:
    For English (Australia) scroll up
  2. Select Time zone:
    NOTE:
    For (UTC+09:30) Adelaide scroll down, it is very close to the bottom of the list.
  3. Click Save

Or for step by step instructions (including screenshots) see prompted for Language & Time zone page.

Step by step instructions (including screenshots) can be found on the Microsoft help page.

  1. Log into myUniSA (Student Portal)
  2. Click on my Email tab
  3. Log into the UniSA Fedaration page
  4. Select whether or not to Stay signed in?
    NOTE: We recommend you only select Yes Stay signed in? if on a personal device, where no other person knows your login details.
  5. You are now in your student email

Or for step by step instructions (including screenshots) see myUniSA email access for students page.

  1. Go to UniSA homepage
  2. Click Login
  3. Click Students
  4. Click my Email under Essential Links

Or for step by step instructions (including screenshots) see Student Web access to student email page.

  1. Go to Microsoft
  2. Enter your UniSA email address
    NOTE: Email format is <username>@mymail.unisa.edu.au
    OR
    Select your UniSA email address or if a non UniSA email is listed select Use another account
    NOTE:
    This option will only occur if you have logged into your Microsoft email previously through the current browser.
  3. Enter your UniSA Password on the UniSA Federation site
  4. Select whether or not to Stay signed in?
    NOTE: We recommend you only select Yes Stay signed in? if on a personal device, where no other person knows your login details.
  5. You are now in your student email

Or for step by step instructions (including screenshots) see Mircosoft direct access to student email page.

  1. Go to Office365
  2. Enter your UniSA email address
    NOTE: Email format is <username>@mymail.unisa.edu.au
    OR
    Select your UniSA email address or if a non UniSA email is listed select Use another account
    NOTE:
    This option will only occur if you have logged into your Microsoft email previously through the current browser.
  3. Enter your UniSA Password on the UniSA Federation site
  4. Select whether or not to Stay signed in?
    NOTE: We recommend you only select Yes Stay signed in? if on a personal device, where no other person knows your login details.
  5. Click Outlook
  6. You are now in your student email

Or for step by step instructions (including screenshots) see Office 365 direct access to student email page.

Step by step instructions (including screenshots) can be found on the Microsoft help page.

To set up your UniSA student email account the University supplies the following information to Microsoft:

  • Your first name
  • Your middle name (if applicable)
  • Your surname (family name)
  • Your UniSA network username

No other personal information is disclosed.