UCS: Migrating local PST Files into UCS

This article provides information on importing local .pst mail files into ucs.psu.edu.


  • This tool will only work on 32-bit Microsoft Office versions: Windows 7, Vista, and XP
  • Download the "PST Import Wizard for UCS" tool located on https://downloads.its.psu.edu under the "Email Clients" section.

Steps to Import:

Step 1: Extract the Import Wizard to a folder.
Step 2: Double click the Import Wizard to run

  1. Click OK on the Windows Registry error and continue
  2. Click Next
  3. Hostname: ucs.psu.edu
    Port: 443
    Check the box to Use Secure Connection
    Username : Penn State Access Account user ID
    Password: Penn State Access Account Password
  4. Click Next
  5. Browse to the location of your PST file
  6. Click Next
  7. Select the items you wish to import from the PST
  8. Click Next
  9. Select if you wish to import Junk-Mail, Deleted Items or Sent items
  10. Click Next
  11. Click OK "The process time will vary depending on the size of the PST"
  12. Click OK on the Import Complete Dialog box
  13. Click Finish

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