The University of Texas at Austin

Public Internet Access

Connecting to utexas Wi-Fi

Note: The "restricted.utexas.edu" Wi-Fi network will be retired on May 26, 2015.

Current students, faculty, staff, and official visitors have access to the wireless network on campus (SSID: utexas). For more information about why the University is changing the WiFi network to utexas, please refer to the article available here. You must configure your computer or mobile device to use utexas so that the security and sign-in processes work correctly.

Instructions for configuring utexas can be found on the Public Network page:
Connecting to Wireless Internet on utexas

Additional step-by-step instructions are currently available for:

If you experience trouble connecting to utexas wireless or if a configuration is not available for your device, contact the ITS Help and Service Desk.

Applications that require publicly accessible IP addresses

Due to the large number of devices on the wireless network, connected devices are no longer assigned publicly accessible IP addresses.

Last updated March 27, 2015 @ 3:49 pm

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