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The University of Houston-Downtown offers wireless access campus-wide that is fast and secure!
Access to the secure wireless network is available to UHD students, faculty and staff. UHD’s wireless network infrastructure supports most mobile devices such as laptops, tablets, and smart phones. Any wireless device that supports the 802.11b, 802.11g, and 802.11n wireless standard will be able to connect to UHD's secure wireless network.
To connect to the UHD wireless network from a laptop for the first time, follow these one-time-only steps:
Now you will be connected to the UHDSecure network and from now on, your computer will automatically re-connect you with your login credentials!
To connect to the UHD wireless network from a mobile device, follow these one-time-only steps:
Contact the Help Desk at 713-221-8031 for assistance.
User Account - Active faculty, staff, and students can access UHD's wireless network with their existing computer account username and password.
Alumni Account - UHD Alumni may request a computer account for use on the wireless network. To request an account, please contact the Academic Computing Lab (800S). Alumni are required to abide by the Regulations for Using Academic Computing Facilities and Resources at UH-Downtown.
Guest Account - Guest accounts for the UHD network are provided as a courtesy for official visitors of the University. To obtain a Guest Account, ask your campus sponsor to complete the Guest Network Account Request Form and submit this form to the Information Technology Office located in S-700, Main Building.
Do I need anything other than my wireless device to connect to UHD's wireless network?
You must have a valid UHD network ID in addition to your wireless device.
How do I connect my wireless device to UHD's wireless network?
For more information, please follow the steps in the UHD Wireless tab above.
What if the wizard cannot configure my laptop to connect to UHD's wireless network?
Please contact the Help Desk at 713-221-8031.
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Last updated or reviewed on 9/4/13