Some of you have been asking about using 3rd party Email clients (Outlook, Microsoft Mail, etc.) from a laptop with your school email account. There are few reasons why you may want to do this, not the least of which is the ability to read emails while "offline."
While not "supported" here at USD 369 by yours truly (Everyone clear on that last point? Good!), here's the basic information you would need to set up your school email account on any 3rd-party email application.
Again, this is a "Pro" tip, so don't feel like you need to do this. However, if you want to try it, go for it!
Incoming Mail Settings:
Password: your Google Apps password
Outgoing Mail Settings: