The wired network service provides Ethernet connections for various devices in locations on campus and in certain facilities located off campus 24 hours a day. This service provides network access via a wired connection through an active data jack. Any Ethernet capable network device can make use of this service.
The Wired Network has the following features:
- Network access for computers in offices, classrooms, labs and other locations
Service InformationService Access
No credentials are required to access this service.
Access for Office
To request a new wired network connection for an office, please complete a Telephone & Network Services Order.
Access for Classrooms
TMost classrooms and lecture halls contain at least one wired network connection for devices necessary for conducting academic classes. Some classrooms and lecture halls may have additional jacks for use by students.
Access for Residence Halls
Wired network connections in all residence halls are supported by Student Affairs IT Services (SAITS). To request access or report network connectivity issues in any residence hall, contact Student Affairs IT by filling out a Support Request form.
Scheduled Maintenance Windows
Scheduled maintenance that affect the wired network will be communicated to stakeholders prior to undertaking any work that interrupts service.
Scheduled or Unplanned Outages
Information about scheduled or unplanned outages is posted at ITStatus.uwm.edu.