The University of Texas at Austin

Departmental Networks


ITS assists departments, colleges, and university organizations with designing, installing, maintaining, and managing reliable, secure, high-volume, standards-based wireless and wired UTnet connections. During major and minor building renovations and new construction projects, ITS regularly consults with departments to ensure that networks and UTnet connections are robust, reliable, and efficient.


  • Installation of both cabling and network ports
  • Helping with the design of wired and wireless networks in public areas and private offices
  • Assisting with activation of network outlets and troubleshooting a network connection
  • Providing network equipment maintenance on a yearly contractual basis


Network design consulting services are available at no cost to UT departments, colleges, and university organizations. For information about the costs of running cable for your network, refer to the cost estimator. For information about the cost of network equipment maintenance, fill out the Network Equipment Service Agreement.

We Can Help

Get help from an expert:

* ITS Help and Service Desk

* Call us at 512-475-9400

* Submit a help request online

We also have a walk-in service in the first floor lobby of the Flawn Academic Center (FAC). Stop by and let us help you!