You simply need a laptop (available for loan while in the Library) or mobile device with a Wi-Fi compatible 802.11a/g/n wireless network card and a Central Login Account. Guests on campus can acquire free temporary wireless access by obtaining a U of G Guest Access Account.
The use of personal wireless routers in residences is prohibited, as they interfere with the signal of the University provided access points.
Wi-Fi service is available in buildings and common areas that are identified with these signs:
To determine specific locations, also known as hotspots, see Wireless Coverage Areas.
Because a wireless system uses radio signals, the connection may not be as reliable as a wired connection.
There is no charge to use the University of Guelph wireless network if you already have a Central Login account. Guests on campus can access the wireless network as long as they have acquired a U of G Guest Access account.