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Wireless Network

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Key Features

Wireless Internet access to the University community.


Wireless access is available in all academic buildings, most administration buildings, and all residence halls. Various outdoor areas on campus also have access points including Kaufman Mall, Williamsburg Lawn, and Powhatan Sports Complex Fields. Most buildings support the 802.11n Wi-Fi standard on both 2.4GHz and 5GHz frequencies.

Available To:

  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • Students
  • University Sponsored Guests

Usage Requirements

  • MIDAS Account
  • Wireless Service
  • Sponsored Wireless Account (guests only)
  • Internet capable device

Getting Started

All current students and faculty/staff can access the ODU wireless network using their MIDAS ID and password. Special provisions can be made for temporary access for associates of the University.