What are the names of the campus wi-fi networks?

 University Information Technology provides a few options for your Wi-Fi needs while on-campus that serves the UH community as well as numerous visitors.

Here is an overview of the University's Wi-fi networks.

"UHSecure" Network
The Wi-Fi network for UH Students, Faculty, and Staff

  • Provides secure communications
  • Provides access to campus resources
  • Requires a Cougarnet account for access

 

"UHWireless" Network

The University of Houston's Public (open) Wi-Fi network

 

  • Is an unencrypted (unsecured) Wi-Fi network
  • Provides access to campus resources and the Internet
  • Does not require a Cougarnet account for access

 

"eduroam" Network

A secure, world-wide roaming Wi-Fi service for the international research and education community

 

  • Provides secure communications
  • Provides access to campus resources to visiting students, faculty or staff from participating eduroam institutions around the world
  • Allows UH students, faculty and staff to visit other research sites or universities and access resources via Wi-Fi networks using their Cougarnet ID
  • Requires valid credentials from home institution
  • For connection information visit here

 

Created: Sep 27, 2002 - 8:58am Updated: Mar 25, 2019 - 4:37am Author: UIT Support Center Article: 387
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