Checking your Exchange (Outlook) mail


Instructions for logging on to Outlook on the web using a Mac or PC.

If you have a UC San Diego main campus email, go to

If you have a UC San Diego Health Sciences email, go to

Steps to Take

Log into your Outlook

  1. Go to and type in your UC San Diego Email Address. For Health Sciences emails, go to

    Outlook log in screen

  2. You will be redirected to a UC San Diego Login Page. Enter your UC San Diego email address and password.

    UC San Diego log in screen with the captions "You will be redirected to this UC San Diego Log in page. Enter Your UCSD email and password. Then click sign in."

  3. Next, you will be prompted for your two-step login. Find out more about two-step authentication.

    DUO prompt for authentication

  4. Approve the Duo Push.

    DUO authentication prompt on the Mobile App.

  5. If you are on a UC San Diego computer, choose Yes.
    1. Selecting Yes will reduce the number of times you have to log in.  
    2. For the protection of your account, click No for any other devices.

    UC San Diego "Stay signed in?" prompt

  6. This should open the Outlook web app for you to view Exchange emails.

If you still have questions or need additional assistance, please contact the ITS Service Desk. You can call us at (858) 246-4357, email us at, or submit a ticket at