If you wish to use Gmail through an Android device, follow the instructions below. Android

Enable IMAP in your Gmail Settings through Browser

  • Sign in to your GaelMail account through my.stmarys-ca.edu.
  • Click the gear icon in the upper right corner, then select Settings.
  • Click Forwarding and POP/IMAP.
  • Select Enable IMAP and Click Save.

Setup for Android

  • Open your settings application on your Android phone.
  • Navigate to Accounts.
  • In the accounts area, tap Add Account.
  • Tap Google.  Choose Existing.
  • Tap on Email when prompted.
  • Fill in the following information:
    Email Address: your full GaelMail email address (username@stmarys-ca.edu)
    Password: your SMC password

Setup for Incoming Mail Server

  • Select IMAP Account
  • Enter your full email as the username such as jxs3@stmarys-ca.edu (This must have the full email address, not just jxs3) and your password again.
  • Key in imap.gmail.com for the IMAP server.
  • The security should be SSL and the port is 993
  • Click Next.

Outgoing Mail

  • Key in the Description SMC Gael Mail
  • SMTP server is: smtp.gmail.com
  • The security should be SSL and the port 465 or 587
  • Click Next.
  • Give the new account a name and your new Gmail account has now been added to your Android.

Next You will need to turn off some features:

  • Click Settings, Google (Or the name of the account you just added.)
  • Leave the check boxes next to Sync Calendar, Sync Contacts and Sync Mail. Uncheck all others. Sync Photos, Google Play Books, Magazines, Movies...
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Mailing Address

Saint Mary's College of California
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA 94575
(925) 631-4000
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