February 19, 2020

Major upgrade of state’s K-20 Network ensures high-performance internet connectivity for classrooms

Children using computer in school

Resilient, high-performance internet access for 1.5 million students is ensured, thanks to a major upgrade to the K-20 Education Network that connects classrooms across the state. The K-20 Education Network is a state-funded, high-speed broadband network with locations in every county, serving school districts, tribal schools, colleges, universities and libraries. UW-IT, which provides operations, engineering…

January 7, 2020

Don’t forget to onboard your new devices to eduroam

Did you receive a new laptop, cell phone or tablet recently? Then make sure to keep your new devices Wi-Fi safe by onboarding them to eduroam, the UW’s preferred Wi-Fi network.

October 22, 2019

Where we roam with eduroam

What are the top countries where UW travelers connected to Wi-Fi using eduroam, the UW’s preferred Wi-Fi connection service for all students, faculty and staff? Find out. You can use eduroam at more than 30,000 participating locations around the world. Get eduroam now by configuring your devices. And bon voyage!  

June 21, 2019

Outdoor Wi-Fi expanded to include new Life Sciences Building

The UW’s new Life Sciences Building added outdoor Wi-Fi on its deck overlooking the Burke-Gilman Trail, at the West Plaza and stairs, along Stevens Way and on the east side. This and other planned expansions of outdoor Wi-Fi aim to meet the ever-increasing demand for fast, seamless performance at all UW campuses and UW Medicine…

June 5, 2019

Take your UW Wi-Fi connectivity with you this summer

Young man holding mobile phone

Whether you’re enjoying a much deserved break or a study-abroad program this summer, make sure to connect your devices to eduroam. This secure, global Wi-Fi service offers seamless connectivity at thousands of locations around the world. It’s also the UW’s preferred Wi-Fi connection method for students, faculty and staff. Get online with eduroam at onboard.wifi.uw.edu.