Access Owl Mail in Apple's Mail

Please set your Owl Apps Password in the MyFAU accounts page before you continue with these instructions.

Log into MyFAU and click the My Account link on the top left and then Set Your Owl Apps Account Password.

  1. Enable IMAP in Owl Mail:
    • Sign in to Owl Mail.
    • Click the gear icon in the upper right and select Mail settings.
    • Click on Forwarding and POP/IMAP.
    • Select Enable IMAP.
    • Configure your IMAP client and click Save Changes.
  2. Open the Mail Application.
  3. On the top click on the mail tab and go to Preferences.
  4. Click on the accounts tab and add a new account by clicking on the +.
  5. Put in your full email and enter your Owl App account password.
    OwlMail on OS X Mail
  6. Set the Account Type to IMAP.
  7. Write up your own Description.
  8. Set the Incoming Mail Server to
  9. For User Name put in your full email again
  10. The Password is the Owl App password you set earlier.
  11. Click Continue and the Outgoing Mail Server screen will appear.
    OwlMail on OS X Mail
  12. Set up your own Description.
  13. Set the Outgoing Mail Server to
  14. Check Use only this server and make sure the Use Authentication box is checked.
  15. For User Name put in your full email again
  16. Your Password is the Owl Apps password you set earlier. Then click Continue.
  17. Check the Take account online box and create.