Logging on to CougarMail for the first time:
Your initial password is as follows:
- First Letter of your First Name
- First Letter of your Last Name
- A Period (.)
- ALL seven digits of your Student ID Number (including leading zeroes)
For example: John Doe has Student ID Number of 0367124, so his initial password is jd.0367124
Follow the directions below:
- Open your Internet Browser. (CougarMail works best with Microsoft’s Internet Explorer or Safari.)
- Navigate to https://login.microsoftonline.com/
- After the page loads you will see:
Office 365 Sign in with your organizational account.
Note: If you see Outlook Live or one of your other email accounts, sign out and then click on Sign in with a different account. Enter your Email Address, Initial Password, and click on Sign In.
- Select your time zone: (UTC-6:00) Central Time (US & Canada).
- Click on OK.
- Your Inbox will open.
If you need assistance, call the Help Desk at 636-922-8555