Network & Wireless

Categories (3)

VPN

How-to connect to and use the UO's VPN.

Eduroam

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

UO Secure

How to connect to and use UO secure.

Articles (13)

Pinned Article Connecting to the University'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.

FAQs About Connecting to UO Guest

Guest wireless Frequently Asked Questions.

How do I find my devices MAC address? (OS X)

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 devices MAC address? (Windows 10)

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

How do I find my devices MAC address? (Windows 7/8)

I have been asked to find the MAC address of my Windows 7 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 on Android

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

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.

How to Sponsor a Guest for Wireless Network Access

One of the ways that guests visiting the University of Oregon can gain access to UO's wireless network and the internet is by having a UO faculty or staff member sponsor them. (Guests also have the option of Registering themselves for 7-day access, and some visitors can use eduroam. Learn more at Wireless Network Guest Access.)

Stateful Firewall

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

Static IP Address on 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.

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.