Software/Mobile Device Setup

Due to security updates to Google Apps accounts, be sure to configure the following prior to using a third party client such as Outlook or Thunderbird

Allow Less Secure Apps

This information only applies to students, faculty and staff on the LionMail system.

LionMail Software/Device Passwords

You must create a device password to use LionMail with your mobile devices and software clients.

The same device password must be used on all your devices and software clients.

This device password will be different from your UNI password. Create your device password or review the pages below if you need additional information.

How do I get my device password?

Where do I use my device password?

Configuring Mobile Devices


iPad Version 4.0



Configuring Software Mail Clients

Apple Mail


Thunderbird for Windows

Thunderbird for OS X

Configuring Software Chat Clients

If you have any questions, please contact the CUIT Service Desk:

  • By Email:
  • By Phone:    212-854-1919
    • Mon-Thu: 8 a.m. - 11 p.m.
    • Friday: 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
    • Saturday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    • Sunday: 3 p.m. - 11 p.m.