Does UNSW have free Wi-Fi?

Does UNSW have free Wi-Fi?

Overview. All active UNSW staff, students and alumni have access to the Uniwide and Eduroam Wi-Fi networks at UNSW. These networks offer fast, secure wireless network connectivity from a wide range of locations across UNSW’s campuses.

How do I connect to UNSW Ethernet?

  1. Step 1 – Plug the blue Ethernet cable into your computer or laptop socket with this icon:
  2. Step 2 – Select ‘System Preferences…’
  3. Step 3 – Click the Network icon in System Preferences:
  4. Step 4 – Select Built in Ethernet from the left menu of the Network window:

What is UNSW Gateway?

UNSW Gateway is a three-year program for students in Years 10 – 12. The program supports you to make decisions about degree choice and future careers and to succeed in your HSC. The program is also key to receiving an early conditional offer to UNSW through the Gateway Admission Pathway.

How do you log on to eduroam?


  1. From the home screen go to the Apps menu (Fig.1)
  2. Find and tap on Settings (Fig.2) – you may have to swipe several screens to the right to find it.
  3. In the Wireless & Networks section (Fig.3) select Wi-Fi.
  4. The Wi-Fi screen will open and display a list of available networks (Fig.4) Select eduroam.

Can anyone use the UNSW Library?

Members of the public, Alumni, ULANZ and community borrowers may access the Library during regular opening hours. You may need to show your UNSW ID or Library membership card.

How do I connect to eduroam USYD?

Android phones and tablets

  1. Go to ‘Settings’, then ‘Wi-Fi’.
  2. Select the UniSydney network and fill in the following: EAP method: PEAP. Phase 2 authentication: MSCHAPv2. CA certificate: Do not validate. User certificate: Unspecified. Identity: Your UniKey. Anonymous identity: leave blank. Password: your UniKey password.

Who is eligible for UNSW Gateway?

What is it? The Gateway Admission Pathway is an early conditional offer to UNSW for eligible Year 12 students that is administered through the UAC Schools Recommendation Scheme.

What is the UNSW Gateway winter program?

The Gateway Winter Program is a free, online program that provides you with academic resources and information to ensure that you succeed in your HSC, harness your strengths and stay motivated.

How do I log into eduroam UNSW?

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  1. Access the service “uniwide”
  2. Select “PEAP” as the connection method.
  3. Use your Z-ID username as the “Identity.
  4. SKIP the “Anonymous identity field.
  5. Enter your Z-ID password in the “Password” field.
  6. Then select “Connect” and accept any “certificate” request, if you get one.

Can university WiFi track your history?

The short answer is: no, they can’t. While universities do have the ability to track your internet activity while you’re on their Wi-Fi network, they cannot track your activity once you leave that network.

Is eduroam a spyware?

Is eduroam safe to use? eduroam is based on the most secure encryption and authentication standards in existence today. Its security by far exceeds typical commercial hotspots.

Can you eat in UNSW Library?

While you are welcome to consume non-alcoholic drinks and eat snacks in our libraries, please remember to put your rubbish in the bin and only eat hot food and meals in kitchenettes or designated eating spaces provided.

Can UNSW alumni use the Library?

UNSW alumni can join the Library to borrow books and use the online resources and computers inside UNSW Libraries. Alumni memberships are free and valid for three years from the date of application.

Can I connect to eduroam anywhere?

How does eduroam work? eduroam provides authenticated network access at any location where the service is enabled.

What is UNSW selection rank?

NOTE: The Lowest Selection Rank (LSR) is the adjusted rank (ATAR plus adjustment factors) for which an offer was made in 2022 The 2023 adjusted ATARs in this document are only applicable to those who have applied for a UNSW Gateway Admission Pathway early conditional offer.

How long is ATAR valid for UNSW?

5 years old
If your ATAR is more than 5 years old, you will be assessed only on your tertiary study.

How do you forget a Wi-Fi network on a Mac computer?

Forget a network on your Mac

  1. Choose Apple menu  > System Preferences, then click Network.
  2. Select Wi-Fi in the list on the left.
  3. Click the Advanced button.
  4. The Wi-Fi pane shows a Preferred Networks list.
  5. Click the remove button (–) beneath the list.
  6. Click OK.
  7. Click Apply.

Where can I find the best Wi-Fi at UNSW?

All active UNSW staff, students and alumni have access to the Uniwide and Eduroam Wi-Fi networks at UNSW. These networks offer fast, secure wireless network connectivity from a wide range of locations across UNSW’s campuses. For University staff and students working at the Hospital Precinct, the best Wi-Fi network is the Eduroam network.

How do I set up the UNSW WiFi?

You need to manually configure Windows to use the UNSW WiFi. There are quite a few steps (sorry, it is something that only Windows has! ) Press the Windows Logo from the Start screen and then select Control Panel from the menu. Open the “Network and Internet”. Open the “Network and Sharing Center”. Click the “Set up a new connection or network”.

Why can’t I connect to Uniwide?

Make sure you are accessing ” Uniwide ” not “Global_students” nor any other service. If you changed your password recently, or are having any other trouble connecting, select ” Forget this network ” to reset your Wi-Fi settings and try again.

What is the difference between Uniwide and Eduroam?

Uniwide uses your zID and password to authenticate. For a detailed guide on how to configure your device please refer to the Self-Help Articles section. The Eduroam network provides Internet access to staff and students visiting from other educational institutions.