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Information technology tools and resources at the UW

Manual Long-term Registration of a Wireless Device

When connecting with most computers or devices for the first time, you will see a “Login with your UW NetID” page. By clicking the “Remember this computer” checkbox and then logging in using your UW NetID and password, your computer will be registered so that it will not be necessary to authenticate each time you connect….

Eduroam FAQ

Does the University of Washington have access to eduroam? I am a University of Washington staff member or student. Can I access eduroam while I’m at the University of Washington? I’m a University of Washington staff member or student. Can I access eduroam at another institution? What does eduroam cost? Can I use my smartphone…


On This Page What Is eduroam? Using eduroam Configuring eduroam Visitors Connecting to UW UW Staff and Students Visiting Another Institution Acceptable use of eduroam Getting help with eduroam What Is eduroam? Eduroam (‘education roaming’) is a free, secure, encrypted, Wi-Fi network available at participating campuses and institutions in the United States and around the…

Wi-Fi (Wireless) Policy

On This Page Design of the UW Wi-Fi Network Wi-Fi IP Address Policy Restrictions More Information Design of the UW Wi-Fi Network The UW Information Technology organization has been charged by the University Administration with overall responsibility for proper deployment and management of a fully monitored Wi-Fi network service, including infrastructure elements and radio frequency…

Wi-Fi access for visitors

If you are a UW faculty or staff member, you can assign temporary UW NetIDs to visitors for the purpose of accessing the UW’s Wi-Fi networks. Temporary UW NetIDs are only for people who do not have permanent UW NetIDs and will only need access for a short period of time (up to 3 months)….

Connecting to UW networks

Ways to connect Wireless Using wireless at the UW | Wireless access for visitors   From UW Student Housing Connecting in UW Housing | Wireless routers in UW Residence Hall Rooms | Internet Setup in Student Housing (PDF) From Off-Campus Using outside ISPs to connect to the UW | Husky OnNet | UW dial-in modem access…

Using Wi-Fi at the UW

On This Page Overview of UW wireless How do I connect to the UW wireless network? Overview of UW wireless The University of Washington wireless (Wi-Fi) service is designed as a primary access network for UW students, faculty and staff. This network provides Wi-Fi coverage inside most buildings as well as some outdoor areas of…