Wireless Network and Services

Wireless access is provided by the Office of Information Technology to allow for seamless roaming for mobile users across campus. Use of the wireless network requires logon using your Global ID and Password, and is subject to the terms of the Responsible Use of Computing, Network Registration, and Network Bandwidth Quota System.

Getting Started
Cmich GOLD 
is the preferred way to connect to the CMU wireless network.  Cmich GOLD offers better wireless security and requires WPA2 encryption.  Cmich GOLD will require manual configuration once detected.

The SSID for the general wireless access is cmich_open.  Due to the lack of direct encryption this SSID should not be used for sensitive information.  To connect to cmich_open, just launch a web browser and you will be automatically redirected the login screen

Related Technologies

  • 802.11A/G/N
  • Cisco AP