Information Technology Services

I would like more information about the university wireless and network

NETWORK/WIRELESS ACCESS
Trine University has wireless available in all academic and administrative buildings, student villas, and in common areas in the apartments and units.  If students wish to connect a computer to the network there are a number of ways to complete this.  

  • For the fastest connection, a student can bring/purchase an ethernet cable for their bedroom to connect to their personal computers (in all dorms but Reiners).  
  • Alternatively, wireless access is available in all residential buildings. Please use ThunderDevices WiFi network in the dorms, residence halls, Villas, etc. The password is Thunderstruck 
  • Thunder_Wifi - can be used with your university login information and is the most secure connection across campus.

Students should use up-to-date anti-virus software in order to access the university network and the Internet.  University recommended anti-virus software includes Avast, Microsoft Security Essentials, Avira Security programs.


Please Note: Personal wireless access points and/or routers are not allowed.


For further questions or issues about Security/Anti Virus programs please contact the Help Desk.


Was this answer helpful? Yes No

Sorry we couldn't be helpful. Help us improve this article with your feedback.