Residence Hall Wireless Coverage FAQ

  • Which residence halls have wireless?
    • Avent Ferry A, B, E, F
    • Bagwell
    • Becton
    • Berry
    • Bowen
    • Bragaw
    • Owen
    • Sullivan
    • Syme
    • Tucker
    • Wolf Ridge
    • Wolf Village Timber (E) and Mackenzie (F).
  • What is the SSID?
    • NCSU recommends using the SSID ncsu. You may register your device by going to nomad.ncsu.edu. Once your device is registered you will not have to log in each time you want to access the Internet.
    • NCSU also provides the secure SSID eduroamYou can sign up by going to http://go.ncsu.edu/eduroam.
  • Can I bring my own router?

    • If you are in a residence hall with full wireless coverage, then personal routers are not allowed. Any router that interferes with the NCSU-provided wifi will be removed from the network.
  • Can I bring a wireless printer?

    • We recommend you do not use a wireless printer. You should connect your computer directly to the printer with a USB cable. Wireless printers generally are difficult to secure and you are likely to have other people printing to it without your permission.
  • How do I get connected?