IT Services

Wireless Networking

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Those new to wireless networking may wish to read a short introduction.

OUCS provides the central infrastructure to allow departments and colleges to provide a standard set of wireless services. The devolved nature of the University means that each department and college makes the decision whether or not to offer wireless networking.

The pages you are browsing aim at providing information for members of the university, visitors and IT staff.

Are you a student/academic/staff?

You can connect to the wireless network in two ways - Eduroam and OWL

Are you a visitor?

Read about OWL Visitor access

Are you a member of IT Support staff?

Find out about ways of deploying wireless in your college or department and learn about available options in our ITSS wireless pages.


Wireless usage is subject to ICTC Regulations and Wireless Regulations.


Wireless is available at the following locations.