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Wireless at UCCS

The UCCS wireless network is comprised of over 1,600 wireless access points. Over 90% of indoor spaces are covered, and roughly 70 outdoor access points blanket the campus.

Scroll down to find out about the various wireless networks available at UCCS, and information on how and which one you should connect to. We are also an eduroam partner!

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Access Policies

Anyone connecting to any UCCS wireless network is required to comply with the UCCS and CU Information Technology Policies. These can be found at the following links:

All current UCCS policies pertaining to Information Technology can be found at the following link under section "700 - Information Technology"

Wireless Network Status

Statuses:

Status Network Name Notes
online Up UCCS-Wireless Operational; no outages
online Up UCCS-Guest Operational; no outages
paused Up eduroam Operational; no outages

Active alerts:

  • None

Known down APs:

  • The outdoor AP that services parking lot 176 on the east side of ECFA is currently down.
  • The outdoor AP that services the area between EPC and ENGR is down while the EPC roof replacement project is taking place.

Available Wireless Networks

Three different wireless networks are present throughout the UCCS campus, each providing a different level of service. The names of these three wireless networks are UCCS-Wireless, UCCS-Guest, and eduroam.

What network should I connect to?
If: I have a UCCS username & password because I am a UCCS student / faculty / staff / etc... I don't have a UCCS username & password and I'm not from an eduroam institute... I am visiting from an eduroam participating institute...
Then: Connect to UCCS-Wireless Connect to UCCS-Guest Connect to eduroam

 Click the + next to any of the wireless network names below for more detailed information about that network:

UCCS-Wireless
UCCS-Guest
eduroam

Need Help Getting Connected?

If you have a UCCS username and password, click your device type below for detailed step-by-step instructions
on how to connect to the UCCS-Wireless network.

If you don't have a UCCS username and password:

  • If you are visiting from an eduroam institute, click here for help connecting to the eduroam network.
  • If you are a guest to campus, click here for detailed help about guest options and the UCCS-Guest network.
 

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Wireless News

☛ Construction is complete on the new UC Career Center and Game Room in the University Center. The 4 new wireless access points are up and running supporting the new Career Center and the new game room and collaboration spaces.

☛ Design continues for the new wireless networks at the new Cybersecurity Building on N. Nevada Ave. We are currently planning for around 22 new wireless access points to support the new design. We hope constructions will begin spring 2022.

☛ We have installed two wireless access points at the Fort Carson Education Center, providing wireless to help support their remote location operations.

Contact Us

Use the form below to ask the wireless team general questions or to provide wireless network feedback.

Please DO NOT use this form for technical support requests. Please contact the Help Desk for technical support.