How do I activate my OSU email?

How do I activate my OSU email?

To activate your OSU student email,

  1. Go to and log in.
  2. On the left side of the page, click “Change Email Delivery“
  3. Select my BuckeyeMail account and submit.
  4. Allow up to 90 minutes for your request to be processed.
  5. When logging in, be sure to use your full email address (lastname.

What email does OSU use?

Cowboy Mail is one of two e-mail services for OSU students and is hosted by Microsoft [email protected] Cowboy Mail allows graduates to maintain their e-mail account for life. It also allows for greater flexibility, online file storage via SkyDrive (25 GB of space) and increased e-mail storage capacity (50 GB).

How do I activate my OSU account?

To activate your Ohio State Username:

  1. Visit (link is external)
  2. Select the Activate Now button.
  3. Follow the instructions to activate your Ohio State Username (last name. #)

How do I access my Buckeye mail?

How do I access Email? You can continue to access your Buckeye Email as you have in the past or you can go to myBuckeye. For on the go access, download the mobile app for Android or iOS via the app store.

How do I add my OSU email to Outlook?

Faculty and Staff (May 22, or Aug 21, 2020)

  1. Step 1: Install Microsoft Outlook on your desktop, laptop, tablet and/or phone.
  2. Step 2: Add your Ohio State email account ([email protected]) to Outlook.
  3. Step 3: Sync your contacts (optional)
  4. Step 4: Remove your Ohio State account from your old email client.

How do I log into my Okstate email?

Accessing Outlook Mail from the Web You type in the ENTIRE email address which includes the Type in your password and click the Sign In button. You are now in the Outlook Web Access Mail.

What is an O key?

IDMS (O-Key) is the identity account of each individual who has a formal affiliation with Oklahoma State University. Administratively, O-Key is used to manage access to services based upon the roles of each individual associated with OSU.

How do I set up a Buckeye pass?


  1. Go to in a web browser, like Safari or Chrome.
  2. Tap the red “Register/Manage Devices” button in the upper right corner and log in using your Ohio State account credentials.
  3. Authenticate using the device you’ve already registered (most likely, your phone)

How do I link my OSU email to my iPhone?

Contact the OSU IT Helpdesk

  1. Open the Settings app on your iPhone or iPad.
  2. Tap “Accounts” and then “Add Account.”
  3. Select “Microsoft Exchange”.
  4. Enter your email address and Description of the account (this is what you want to call the account, it can be left blank if you choose) and tap “Next”