Wi-Fi

There are a several different wireless networks available on campus, including guest wifi. Each device you own can be registered for wi-fi access, including laptops, phones, tablets, smartwatches, and eReaders.

As of Fall 2018, Eduroam is the University of Nebraska–Lincoln's primary wireless network.

Register Your Device

  1. On your device, navigate to the area where you can view all WiFi networks that are in range.
  2. Select eduroam from the list of available networks.
  3. Your device will now prompt you to log in to the network. Use the following credentials
    • Username: My.UNLid@unl.edu (ie:hhusker2@unl.edu)
      • If you are a student, staff, or faculty on one of the University of Nebraska system campuses, please replace '@unl.edu' as shown above with one of the following:
      • Med Center - @unmc.edu
      • Omaha - @unomaha.edu
      • Kearney - @unk.edu
    • Password: Normal login password (same as canvas, Box, etc.)
  4. Accept the eduroam certificate and authenticate your device, if prompted.

NOTE: These instructions are for devices that support WPA2 (username and password) authentication. If you are trying to connect a device, such a TV or game console, that does not accept WPA2 authentication please follow the instructions to Register a gaming console or streaming device. on Step 3.

For student resident IT questions and assistance, contact the ResNet office in Sandoz Hall (402) 472-3535

For faculty and staff IT questions and assistance, contact the Huskertech Help Center (402) 472 -3970 or toll-free (866) 472-3970

Guest Access

Campus visitors (and those without a My.UNL account) may select the UNL-GUEST network  and input their name, email and mobile phone numbers. An access code is sent instantly via a text and email to their mobile device to grant them access to the network.

Guest access credentials expire overnight. Visitors may re-register each additional day of their stay.

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