Access your University Email on Mobile through ActiveSync!

Students can access their University email from Mobile Devices (Apple/Android) through ActiveSync!


Apple Users:

1. From the main screen of your Apple iOS device, locate and tap the “Settings” button.

2. Locate and tap the “Mail, Contacts, Calendars”

3. Tap “Add Account” to configure a new mail account.

4. Select “Exchange”.

5. Enter the following information:

  • Email: Your full UWW email address
  • Password: Your Net-ID password
  • Description: A description of your email account.
  • Click “Next” to continue forward.

6. Select which services you would like to sync with your phone, then click “Save” to finish.


Android Users: 

1. From your Android Device, locate and tap the “Settings” button.

2. Locate and tap the “Add Accounts” button located under the “Accounts” option.

3. Select “Email” from available options.

4. Enter your UWW Email Address and Password (If you would like to send emails from this account, check the checkboxoption). Then click “Next” to android-boot-logo_634639continue.

5. Select “Exchange” or “Microsoft Exchange” when asked to select an account type.

6. Enter the following information:

  • Domain/Username:\Net-ID
  • Password: Net-ID password.
  • Exchange Server:
  • Click “Next” to continue.

(Note: Please replace the word “Net-ID” with your UWW Net-ID)

7. Select your email sync options, then click “Next” to continue.

8. Enter an Account Name. Click the “Done” button to continue.

Enjoy browsing your University Email easier on the go!

In the event that you lose your mobile device, you can remotely block or delete the information from Outlook Web Access. For assistance in performing this operation, please contact the TSC Helpdesk at 262-472-HELP(4357) or via email at

UW – Whitewater Students can save up to 85% off Software via 4U!

Greetings, Warhawks!

If you are in need of software such as Microsoft Windows 10, Adobe Creative Cloud, or similar software for your personal computer, but are unsure if you are able to afford it, The 4U Program has great deals via OnTheHub!


Here are a few examples of the savings within 4U via OnTheHub:

  • Windows 10 (MSRP $89.99): FREE!
  • Adobe Creative Cloud – 1 Month Subscription (MSRP $50.00): $19.99
  • Parallels Desktop 13 – 1 Year Subscription (MSRP $79.99): $39.99

To Access:

  1. Go to
  2. Under “Discounted Software”, click Software: For Students.
  3. Browse through discounted items.


If you have any questions or concerns regarding this, please contact the Help Desk:

P: (262) 472-HELP (4357)
Fall/Spring: M-Th 7:30am-9pm
Fall/Spring: Fridays 7:30am-5pm

Use ePortfolio via D2L to Further Present Your Learning!

The ePortfolio Tool on D2L is your very own Personal Portfolio Tool for storing, organizing, reflecting on, and sharing items that represent your learning!

You can include documents, graphics, audio files, videos, presentations, course work, etc. that demonstrate your improvement or mastery in a certain area. You decide what items you want to include in your ePortfolio, how you want to organize them, and who you want to share them with!

To Access ePortfolio:

  • Click the “Tools” dropdown menu on the top-right corner of D2L, then select “ePortfolio”


You can create:

  • Artifacts (Individual Items)
  • Collections (Groups of related items)
  • Reflections (Thoughts about your learning)
  • Presentations (Web Projects showcasing your Items and Achievements)
  • Learning objectives (Plans for specific learning outcomes)

You can share items with others by giving them permission to:

  • View an Item
  • Comment on an item
  • View comments from others
  • Access an item
  • View assessments from others
  • Edit an item

You can also use the “Explore” Area to see what others are sharing with you:




ePortfolio can be utilized to assist Students in furthering their own work, including showing work among others, we hope this brief introduction to ePortfolio can assist all in their academic endeavors!

If you have any additional questions or concerns regarding this issue, please contact UW-W Desire2Learn Support.

FREE Antivirus and Office 365 for UW-Whitewater Students!

Welcome all new or returning UW-Whitewater Students!

Our University offers many various tools, deals and offers to assist Students with their work through 4U! The 4U Program provides deals on Dell & Lenovo Hardware, Discounted Software (Windows 10, Adobe Creative Cloud, etc.), and more! Included in the program is FREE Symantec Antivirus for your Personal Computer, as well as FREE Microsoft Office 365 for up to 5 DEVICES (PC, Mac, IOS, & Android)!


To Download Office 365, go to:

1. Click “Download Office 365 here“.

2. Log in with your NetID and Password.

3. Follow the on-screen installation.

(The link above provides Information, Guides and FAQ’s as well!)


To Download Symantec Antivirus, go to:
1. Under “Download Symantec Antivirus“, Click either Windows 32 bit, Windows 64 bit, or Mac OS X, depending on your Computer.

2. Follow the on-screen installation.

(IF you already have Antivirus Software installed (including free trials), you will NEED to uninstall that software before installing the UW-Whitewater Symantec Software.)

If you have any questions or concerns regarding this, please contact the UW-W Helpdesk.