Eastern Michigan University
WiFi - Guest Access
|Service Name:||Guest WiFi Access|
|Service Name Synonyms:||Guest wireless, guest WiFi, guest wireless access, guest WiFi access, visitor WiFi EMU-wireless, EMU-wireless-secure|
Temporary WiFi accounts are available to guests of EMU faculty and staff.
Faculty and staff may utilize the self-service portal available at http://www.emich.edu/it/network/guests/ to sponsor and create temporary accounts for their guess.
|Availability:||24/7/365, except planned maintenance windows|
|Eligibility:||All faculty and staff with valid and active my.emich credentials may access the guest manager self-service portal.|
The EMU WiFi service is independent of any cellular wireless services.
WiFi guests accounts may be created up to 30 days in advance and have a maximum duration of 30 days.
Students are not eligible to create guest accounts.
Links to the guest manager self-service portal and related instructions, can be found at http://www.emich.edu/it/network/guests/
General information for getting connected to the WiFi network can be found at http://www.emich.edu/it/network/wireless/getting_connected.php
Instructions for setting up a connection using EMU-Wireless-Secure can be found at http://www.emich.edu/it/network/wireless/installers/
Support is available through the IT Help Desk at 734-487-2120 or firstname.lastname@example.org . Support is provided during the service hours of the IT Help Desk.
|Features and Options:||
EMU-Wireless – Unencrypted standard WiFi service.
EMU-Wireless-Secure – Encrypted WiFi service.
To create a temporary guest account, go to http://www.emich.edu/it/network/guests/guestacct.php
Once an account is created, connect to the desired WiFi network name (SSID) for access to that WiFi network.
Guest WiFi information can be found at http://www.emich.edu/it/network/guests/
Links to general WiFi information, including coverage locations, can be found at http://www.emich.edu/it/network/wireless/
|Pre-Requisite Services:||Active Directory/Authentication|
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|Requisition and Approval Process:||All faculty and staff with a valid and active my.emich credentials are automatically eligible to access the EMU guest manager self-service portal.|
|Costs and Limitations:||None. DoIT does not charge for normal usage of this service.|
|Revision History:|| May 2013 - Published
Division of Information Technology
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Ypsilanti, MI 48197