Network and Wireless

Guidance on how to connect to UO wired, wireless, and virtual private networks.

Categories (3)

VPN

How-to connect to and use the UO's virtual private network (VPN).

Eduroam

Step-by-step instructions on how to connect to the eduroam network.

UO Secure

How to connect to and use the UO Secure wireless network.

Articles (13)

Pinned Article Connecting to UO's Network

The UO offers both wireless and wired access to the internet. The wireless network you use will depend on your affiliation. UO students, staff, and faculty can use uowireless or UO Secure. Guests to campus can use UO Guest or, if they're from an eduroam-participating institution, they can use eduroam.

How do I find my device's MAC address? (macOS)

I have been asked to find the MAC address of my Apple computer for wireless configuration. Where do I look to find it, and what's a MAC address, anyway?

How do I find my device's MAC address? (Windows 10)

I have been asked to find the MAC address of my Windows 10 computer for wireless configuration. What's a MAC address and where do I look to find it?

How do I find my device's MAC address? (Windows 7/8)

I have been asked to find the MAC address of my Windows 7/8 computer for wireless configuration. Where do I look to find it, and what's a MAC address, anyway?

How to Configure a Static IP Address (Android)

This document explains the steps in getting a static IP address on Android devices.

How to Configure a Static IP Address (iOS)

You can set up a static IP on your iPhone/iPad by going to Settings > Wi-Fi > clicking on the "i" next to your network > Static.

How To Diagnose Internet Connectivity Problems

Network connectivity problems can be the result of a variety of issues. This article goes through potential issues that could cause connectivity problems, including DHCP settings, proxy settings, and device drivers.

Stateful Firewall

Modern firewalls inspect network traffic in what is called a 'stateful' manner.

University of Oregon Route Views

Information about the University's Route Views project and where to go for questions or comments.

Useful Host Information

Basic information about UO networks.

Wireless Network Guest Access

Instructions on how to connect to the UO's wireless network for guests visiting the University of Oregon.