Connect via Wi-Fi
The university's wireless network provides students, faculty, staff and authorized guests with wireless Internet access on all NDSU campuses, including the main campus, downtown campus and the NDSU Nursing at Sanford Health campus in Bismarck. A one-time device setup is required to connect wirelessly from anywhere on campus.
Connect in the Residence Halls
Students living in a Residence Hall can connect to the Internet via wireless or a wired connection. A one-time device setup is required to connect wirelessly from anywhere on campus, including Residence Halls. Most desktop computers, gaming systems, printers, and digital media players must connect to the wired network. Students also can connect a laptop to the wired network to experience a faster, stabler connection. Students need to purchase an Ethernet cable to connect a device to the orange data port in their room.
Connect via the Wired Network
For most students, faculty and staff, connecting to the wired network is as simple as plugging one end of an Ethernet cable into their computer and the other end into the data port in their office or other space. If you need further assistance, please contact the IT Help Desk.