BYOD Wireless

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The "UVic-BYOD" ('bring your own device') service allows students to connect network devices which do not support WPA2-Enterprise security to wireless within residence.
This is intended to remove the need to have private student wireless networks, improving wireless network performance.

Who can use this service?

  • Intended for UVic students in Residence.

How do I request or access this service?

Students with a valid Netlink can register devices (up to 3) with the UVic-BYOD wireless network via from on-campus wired or wireless networks.

What is the cost for this service?

This service is provided free of charge.

When is this service available?

This service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, except during scheduled and unscheduled maintenance. You can be informed of service interruptions by subscribing to Informed.

How do I get help with this service?

For assistance with this service, please contact the Computer Help Desk:

Telephone: 250-721-7687
In person: Clearihue A037