UMUC Outlook Web Access

Once you have been migrated to Exchange/Outlook,
you can connect and access your UMUC mailbox using Outlook Web Access (OWA).



Connecting to your Exchange mailbox via Outlook Web Access:

  1. Launch Internet Explorer and go to
  2. You will be presented with the following:


*note: You’ll notice that the address has changed from http to https and the padlock symbol at the lower bottom panel of your web browser.

Unlike before Outlook Web Access provides a secured connection to your mailbox utilizing SSL (Secure Socket Layer).


*note: SSL (Secure Socket Layer) is a protocol designed to enable encrypted, authenticated communications across the Internet. SSL encrypts the channel between web browser and web server so only the intended parties can read certain data, such as payment or credit card information, while preventing others from capturing, viewing or modifying the data being exchanged.


  1. Before you log into Outlook Web Access please review the following selections under the Password field.


  1. Enter your network Active Directory (UMUC portal) username and password to access your UMUC mailbox.

*note: your password is case sensitive.




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