Communications Service Network

Guest Access

If your home institution uses eduroam, you've already got wireless access at Virginia Tech! Connect to the eduroam wireless network and use your school's wi-fi authentication credentials.

Self-service guest wireless (non-sponsored)

Intended for short-term 'day' visitors with standard Internet access requirements, self-service non-sponsored guest wireless is a free service designed to accommodate most users, including parents, friends, and prospective students.

To register: connect to the VirginiaTech wireless network on your device and open a web browser. Select "Guest" and follow the prompts. After completing the registration form, you will receive an SMS text with your login credentials.

Sponsored guest wireless

University visitors, such as contractors, conference attendees, and vendors who may require longer access than the 9 hours provided by non-sponsored accounts can have a sponsored account provided by a sponsoring department. If you require longer-term service, please consult with your university contact to discuss a sponsored guest account. Your university contact will provide you with login account credentials to use on the VirginaTech wireless network.

Access to Sponsored Guest Wireless Web Application - ClearPass

If departments would like to become a guest wireless sponsor, please complete the Guest Wireless Sponsor Form and return it to Customer Support Services at mail code 0506.

Sponsoring departments can manage guest accounts with the ClearPass Guest Manager application.

Communications Network Services
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Blacksburg, Virginia 24060
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