About this service

Other names for this service

There are multiple wireless networks to connect to on campus: IllinoisNet, UIUCnet, EduRoam, UIPublic, various private SSIDs, EOH (during Engineering Open House), etc.

Service documentation

Why to use this service

Campus wireless provides a consistent, campus wide service options to support campus IT mobility.  The use of the service in classrooms provides flexibility to blend online content and instruction with a dynamic classroom environment.  The ubiquitous wireless in classrooms, libraries and conference spaces provides efficient and convenient access to online resources.   


IllinoisNet (WPA2-enterprise), EduRoam, UIUCnet, and UI Public SSID's.

Getting and using this service

Who can use this service

Undergraduate students
Graduate/Professional Students

How to get this service

Depending on the location and networks available, wireless services are available to anyone with an Urbana NetID, wireless guest account, or the general public.

Campus IT Professionals can request campus wireless service by submitting a ticket to .


No charge.

How to use this service

Campus wireless can be accessed by any system supporting standard 802.11 wireless connectivity in locations where campus wireless has been deployed.

Quotas and usage restrictions

Quotas: N/A

Usage Restrictions: IllinoisNet and UIUCnet are available to all campus and guests with credentials. EduRoam is available to users from EduRoam participants. UI Public wireless is available to users that do not have campus credentials.

Sensitive data considerations


Hours and support

Standard service hours


Scheduled maintenance hours

Posted maintenance windows are: 5:30 M-F, 5:30 Sat, and 5:30-noon Sunday.

Staffed support hours

8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

How to report issues

Contact the Technology Services Help Desk by phone (217-244-7000) or by email ()