Wireless on Campus

WIRELESS ACCESS

Wireless access is available at multiple locations on campus.

There is no password for the wireless on campus. Once your wireless adapter is on it will be connected by itself.


How to Connect to a Wireless Internet Connection

Follow these simple steps and you'll be surfing the Web in no time with a wireless Internet connection:

Turn all equipment on first.

Windows

  1. Go to Connect To and choose Show all Connections from the Start Menu.
  2. Select the Wireless internet icon and click View Available Wireless Connections on the left side in the Network Tasks box.
  3. Choose the network that you want to join from the Network menu that pops up. You may have to enter a password if the network is password-protected. The wireless connection that RIC students should use is RIC-GUEST and requires no password.

Macintosh

  1. Go to the Applications folder and choose Internet Connection.
  2. Click on the AirPort button in the new window.
  3. Make sure that AirPort is on. Choose the network that you want to join from the Network menu that pops up. You may have to enter a password if the network is password-protected. The wireless connection that RIC students should use is RIC-GUEST and requires no password.

View the Campus wireless locations


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