Office of Information Technology

Wireless Options

Below is a comprehensive look at the three different options for logging in to wireless on campus.

UAlaska is the main Wi-Fi network for students, faculty and staff.  Sign in with your UA credentials when prompted.  The University of Alaska is a participatory member of the Eduroam initiative.  Additional setup is required to join this network. Eduroam setup assistance is available in person at Bunnell Building (room 231) and Butrovich Building (suite 105), OIT is also available by phone or chat!


eduroam

Auto Login Full Access

  • Login good for 365 days
  • Setup required every 365 days
  • UA username and password required
  • Roaming connection at over 2,000 partner institutions
  • High speed
  • All network services available
  • Encrypted WPA2 Enterprise & 802.1X security
  • Eduroam details and instructions

UAlaska

Full Access Login

  • Login once per device
  • Login valid until password is changed
  • UA username and password required*
  • High speed
  • All network services available
  • Encrypted WPA2 Enterprise
  • UAlaska details and instructions

*UAF and SW departments may request an account for a campus-hosted event for guests to connect at full speed. Please allow 2 business days prior to the event for creation and testing. Contact the OIT Service Desk for more information.

UAGuest

Limited Access Login

  • Login required once per session
  • For non-UA affiliates (visitors)
  • No credentials required at login
  • Limited speed
  • Limited services allowed
    (HTTP, HTTPS, POP, IMAP, SMTP, & VPN Only)
  • Unencrypted
  • Connect and you will prompted for an email address
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