Check Email in a Browser


Access email in a browser using the Outlook Web App


Columbus State Email

All employees and students are provided with a Columbus State email address. You can check your email in a browser using Outlook Web App following the instructions below.

Students are encouraged to check their email regularly, even before the semester begins, to avoid missing:

  • Important news
  • Deadlines
  • Course updates

Video instructions

View instructions on checking email, or read them below.

Written instructions

  1. To access your email, open the web browser of your choice.
  2. Navigate to the Columbus State homepage,, and click the Email link in the top right corner.
    CSCC website header with "Email" highlighted in the top-right corner
  3. Click the Email-Office 365 button to proceed.
    arrow to the "Email- Office 365" button which is just below the "Student email" heading
  4. To sign in, enter your full Columbus State email address, then click Next.
    login page with CSCC branding
  5. Enter your password (the same one you use for other CSCC applications like Self-Service and Blackboard), then click Sign In.

 Do not click the “Forgot my password” link provided by Microsoft. If you need to reset your password, go to or follow the instructions to learn How to Change your Columbus State Password  After a password change, wait at least 15 minutes before trying to login so Outlook has time to sync.


Install Outlook on your Device

If you would prefer, you can also install Outlook on your computer, phone, or tablet, for easy access to your email. See the directions below.

 Computer   Android   iPhone

IT Help

Click on IT Help Home in the top menu at any time to view IT Support hours and contact information.
To learn more about using the IT Help Homepage, see the article on Remote and In-Person Support.



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