Setting Up Apple Mail for Gsuite (Mac)


Instructions to guide you through the steps required to connect the Apple Mail client to your GSuite account.

Steps to Take


  1. In the applications folder, open Apple Mail.

    Screenshot: Mail in Applications folder

  2. Select Google, then Continue

    Screenshot of Mail Provider

  3. Type in your email address. Click Next.

    Screenshot of Google Screen

  4. If two Google Accounts are listed, Select G Suite account.

    Screenshot of account options 

  5. You will be redirected to a UC San Diego Sign in page. Sign in with your AD account and password (the same username and password you use to log into your computer).

    Screenshot of Active Directory log in page

  6. You will be prompted for your Two-step login. (Find out more about Two-step login.) Select Send Me a Push.

    Screenshot of duo authentication prompt

  7. Approve the Login Request on your phone.  

    Photo of phone with the Duo Authentication prompt

  8. Select Allow.

    Screenshot of account access prompt from Google

  9. Check Mail, Contacts, and Calendars.

  10. Select Done.

    Screenshot of apps to use on mac

  11. Setup complete.



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