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UC offers several options for accessing the campus network to faculty, staff, students and guests.

On Campus


UC_Secure is the University primary wireless network for Faculty, Student and Staff at the University of Cincinnati.

1-Click Setup Scripts

AppleTV Airgroup Registration

AppleTV Air Group Registration Guide

Data Jacks

Activation and deactivation of UC network data connections can be ordered through GetIT. 


Visitors to the university should select the "UCGuest" wireless connection, which does not require a UC username and password.

Off Campus


The Secure Sockets Layer Virtual Private Network, commonly referred to as SSL VPN, allows authorized users access to private or restricted services on the UC network from off-campus locations. You will need to log into the VPN if you are off-campus and need access to a departmental file server or restricted service. 


Eduroam (education roaming) is world-wide roaming access service developed for the international research and education community. UC students, faculty and staff can obtain Internet access while visiting any other eduroam member-institutions throughout the world using their UC username and password.

Other Services

Static IP Requests

A static IP address allows a network device to have a dedicated network address. Static IP addresses can only be requested by UC employees.

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