Wireless Network Access for Students, Faculty, and Staff

On your wireless devices connect to the Eduroam network using the instructions below

Eduroam is a global Wi-Fi service that enables all of our students, faculty, and staff to obtain secure and fast internet connectivity both here on campus and when visiting other participating institutions. The username and password you use to access the Eduroam Wi-Fi network here at Sewanee will automatically connect you at other participating institutions by simply opening your wireless device. There are more than 600 Eduroam campuses in the U.S. alone and access points in 100 other countries across the globe. This benefits faculty traveling for scholarly and collaborative work, students studying abroad and visiting other campuses, and anyone traveling to another participating institution. 

Configure your wireless device once - and you will be connected to Wi-Fi here at Sewanee and around the world!

Follow these instructions on each of your wireless devices.

  1. Access the Eduroam Configuration Assistant Tool on each of your wireless devices.
  2. Click the Download Your Eduroam Installer box.
  3. Search for "Sewanee - The University of the South" in the list of home organizations. 
  4. Click the Sewanee box.
  5. The tool will automatically detect your device and display the correct installer.
  6. Click the installer button.
  7. If the installer does not lauch automatically go to your downloads folder and run the installer manually.
  8. Follow the installer directions which will vary depending on your wireless device.
  9. When prompted enter your username which will be your entire email address including @sewanee.edu
  10. When prompted enter your Sewanee/Banner password.

If you need assistance contact the Help Desk via email, by phone 931.598.1369, or visit them in the ATC Lab on the lower level of duPont Library (staffed hours vary).

 

Wireless Access Instructions for Gaming Consoles, Smart TV's, Etc.

  1. Go to the Sewanee-Register URL
  2. Enter your username and password
  3. Click Log In
  4. Click on Create Device
  5. Enter a name of your choice for the device
  6. Enter the MAC address obtained from the device
  7. Click on Register Device
  8. You should receive a message that the device was successfully created.
  9. Click on the menu to sign out.

If you need assistance contact the Help Desk via email, by phone 931.598.1369, or visit them in the ATC Lab on the lower level of duPont Library (staffed hours vary).

 

Wireless Access for Guests

Most Wi-Fi enabled devices (phone, laptop, tablet) take just a few steps to connect

  1. From the device's wireless settings make sure Wi-Fi is turned on.
  2. Select Sewanee-Guest from the list of available networks.
  3. On the Guest Registration Info page, enter your full name and email address.
  4. Review the University Policy on Appropriate Use of Information Technology.
  5. Click Accept.

If you need assistance contact the Help Desk via email, by phone 931.598.1369, or visit them in the ATC Lab on the lower level of duPont Library (staffed hours vary).