Announcement: As of March 12, 2018 Maine Maritime Academy has switched from FirstClass to Exchange for email services. All email will be routed to Exchange (Outlook). FirstClass will remain available to users until May 31, 2018 for conversion and reference.

(After installation, you may want to watch FirstClass Instruction Videos.)

Click here for instructions on setting up an IMAP account on an Android device.

First, download the FirstClass client software on your computer.

If you are using a PC click here, if you are using a Mac click here.

Make sure you choose to save it, you know where that file is being saved and what it is called.
This will allow you to access it at a later time.

If given a choice save it to your desktop.

Next, double-click on the downloaded file to start the FirstClass installation.

You should see a window similar to the one on the right.

If you are installing this software on a PC. Click on Next.

If you are installing this on a Mac the images will look different, but the procedure remains the same.
FirstClass 1
Click Yes to agree to the license . FirstClass 2
Click Next to have the software installed for any user.
Click Next and allow the software to be installed in the default destination location.
Click Yes.
Click Next.
Click Next.
Click Finish, and the FirstClass Client should run for the first time.

If it does not, double click the FirstClass icon on your desktop.
Click on the Advanced button.
Click on the Setup button.
In the Server field enter;

Click on the drop-down menu for Encryption and change the selection from Default to CAST-128

Check the box for FirstClass secure authentication only

then click on Save .
You should be able to enter your User ID and password.

If you are Faculty, Staff, returning student, or new student who has already activated your MMA portal, your User ID will be your your firstname.lastname and your password will be your current password.

If you are a new student who has not already activated your MMA portal, your User ID will be your firstname.lastname and you will have to complete the password activation process by visiting the  MMA Self Service site, here.
When prompted that you have No saved public key, click Accept

The installation and initial setup of the FirstClass software is now complete.

If you have any questions, concerns, or difficulties please contact the MMA IT Help Desk at the phone number or email address listed below.

(After installation, you may want to watch FirstClass Instruction Videos.)