Internet Connection

Residence hall and University apartment residents can connect to CSU and Internet resources via a wired or wireless connection.  Access to the Housing networks requires the use of CSU eID username/password credentials.  There is also a limited wireless network available for guests, friends or family while they are visiting.

The following Housing-specific wireless networks are available:

csu-housing-eid

wireless network access for residents; CSU students/faculty/staff via their eID credentials

csu-housing-guest

open wireless network for use by guests, friends or family; this provides basic access at slower speeds

Main-campus available wireless networks:

csu-eid

wireless network access for CSU students/faculty/staff via their eID credentials

csu-guest

open wireless network for use by guests, friends or family; this provides basic access at slower speeds

  • Windows

    1. Click on wifi icon in bottom right corner and select your wifi network

      wireless icon

    2. Select csu-housing-eid and click connect
    3. Enter your credentials
      • Username: ENAME
      • Password: EPASSWORD
    4. You may be asked to sign into Safeconnect with the following page. Enter your ENAME & EPASSWORD

      safe connect

  • Mac

    Connecting to csu-housing-eid

    1. Click on your network options in the top right and connect to csu-housing-eid
    2. You will be prompted with a screen similar to the following:

      mac wifi connect

    3. Enter your credentials
      • Username: ENAME
      • Password: EPASSWORD
    4. You may be asked to sign into SafeConnect with the following page. Enter your ENAME & EPASSWORD

      mac safeconnect

  • Mobile Devices

    1. Go to Settings – Internet / Network
    2. Connect device to csu-housing-eid
    3. Enter your credentials
      • Username: ENAME
      • Password: EPASSWORD

      *** You should not have to log into Safeconnect ***

    4. Accept all certificates

    For Android, select MSCHAPv2 as Phase 2 Authentication

  • For Guests

    1. Connect device to open csu-housing-guest (no password required)
    2. Allow window to open automatically or open a browser and click “I agree to the AUP” located in the bottom right

    Guest access

Residence Halls

  • In the residence halls expect to see sets of jacks on the wall that contain your data jacks. The data jacks will be the colored jacks (typically blue, but may be orange in the Academic Village).
  • Connect your ethernet cable to the network jack and your computer’s network connection.
  • Once your computer is connected, open a web browser. You will be redirected to and asked to sign in using your eId and ePassword.
  • Follow the instructions on the resulting page.

Aggie Village

  • Connect the phone line from the connection on the wall to the port marked “wall” on the rear of the LRE unit
  • Connect your ethernet cable from your computer’s ethernet connection into the ethernet port on the LRE unit
  • Once your computer has connected, open a web browser. You will be redirected to login with your eId and epassword.
  • Follow the directions on the resulting page.

University Village/International House

  • Expect to see sets of jacks on the wall that contain your data jacks. The jacks should be labeled. The data jacks will have a “D” in the label.
  • Connect your ethernet cable into the jack and your computer’s ethernet connection.
  • Once your computer has connected, open a web browser. You will be redirected to login with your eID and ePassword.
  • Follow the instructions on the resulting page.