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WiFi

The wireless Internet network on campus is known as AirPennNet. AirPennNet provides fast, secure Internet access to all faculty, staff, and students. To prepare your laptop for Penn Law, you will need to configure AirPennNet on your laptop. Currently, only laptops, iOS, and Android devices support AirPennNet’s security protocols.

Note: AirPennNet requires a PennKey to connect. If you have not setup your PennKey or cannot remember your password, please contact itshelp@law.upenn.edu.

Setting up AirPennNet on Campus

  1. Follow these instructions to connect your Windows or Mac laptop to AirPennNet.
  2. Follow these instructions to connect your mobile devices to AirPennNet.

Setting up AirPennNet Before You Arrive

You can also setup AirPennNet before you arrive on campus. After updating your antivirus and system software, visit the AirPennNet help page and follow the on-screen instructions.

Guest Access

  • Conference Codes: If you have an upcoming event, please contact itsmedia@law.upenn.edu and indicate the number of people that need to use WiFi in order to obtain a WiFi Group Code for your event.
  • Sponsor a Guest: If you a have a guest on campus that you would like to sponsor, please follow this link and log in with your PennKey to obtain a code that works for up to 7 days:

https://airpennnet-guest.pennkey.upenn.edu/cgi-bin/individual/reserve-registration.cgi 

eduroam

eduroam is a secured wireless network that allows students, faculty and staff to use their home institution’s credentials (for Penn affiliates, their PennKey) to access wireless network services, when visiting other eduroam participating institutions without having to set up a guest account.

Please see the eduroam page for more information and links to configuring your device to use eduroam 

Troubleshooting AirPennNet

If you get disconnected from AirPennNet and have difficulty reconnecting, switch to the AirPennNet-Help network and open your web browser to repair the connection.  If you are still having trouble connecting, please visit the CRC for advanced troubleshooting help.

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    AirPennNet Wifi maintenance on May 20 at 7am will require Android Users to re-configure their devices. Re-configuration steps can be found on ITS Online. For more information see ISC’s announcement.

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    eduroam is a secured wireless network that allows students, faculty and staff to use their home institution’s credentials (for Penn affiliates, their PennKey) to access wireless network services, when visiting other eduroam participating institutions without having to set up a guest account.