Wireless

WPI offers wireless connections throughout campus in all buildings and outdoors.

About

Users connected to the WPI network must adhere to the WPI Acceptable Use Policy. The WPI wireless network is available to active faculty, staff and student account holders. Registering a device on the WPI wireless network takes a few minutes. Once you have completed the connection steps, reboot the device to begin using the wireless connection.


Using This Service

Availability

24x7x365 except during maintenance windows

Cost

No additional cost

Support Contact

Contact the WPI Service Desk

Requirements

Active WPI account.

Wireless network card that is compatible with WPA with 802.1x authentication.

Some wireless appliances, such as printers, do not support the WPA2-Enterprise authentication required.

Routers and wireless access points are not allowed on the WPI network.

Requesting This Service

WPI users can self-provision wireless connection


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