What should I set as my incoming and outgoing mail server in my email client configuration?

For College of Engineering email services (including services we provide for groups such as CNSI and ICB):

Server name: mail.engr.ucsb.edu
Protocol: imap
Port: 143
Connection Security: STARTTLS
Authentication Method: Normal Password

Server name: smtp.engr.ucsb.edu
Port: 587
Connection Security: STARTTLS
Authentication Method: Normal Password


The Username and Password your client is asking for is your College of Engineering account and not your UCSBNetID Username and Password.  You will need to set the username and password for outgoing as well as incoming email

We primarily provide support for the Thunderbird email program, which can be found here.

For other Mail Clients, we can only provide assistance with:

How to configure Gmail to send email through our mail servers.

How can I access CoE email on my phone?

Other clients will need to be configured using either 'Add other account' or 'Other Account' with manual settings provided above.  So only 'best effort' support can be given.

Tags: email, imap, mail, smtp, Thunderbird
Last update:
2017-01-27 18:14
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