ResNet: CIU's Public Internet Access
Students, faculty, staff, alumni, and guests have the opportunity to connect their personal electronic devices (computers, tablets, smartphones) to CIU's high speed internet access network called ResNet for academic and campus visitation needs. Wireless internet is available in every building on campus. Residence halls have wired outlets in the rooms for physical connections if necessary.
How to connect
- In the residence halls, simply connect your computer to one of the wired outlets in your room using an Ethernet cable.
- For wireless access, look for and connect to the CIUWifi wireless network.
Your computer must meet the following minimum requirements:
- Windows XP or later, or Mac OS X 10.3 or later
- At least 10mpbs Wired Ethernet, or 802.11b or g Wireless card
For assistance connecting to the internet, visit the IT Support Page, or call the IT Support Line at 803-807-5199
How to test you connection
To test your Internet speed, visit Megapath.com/speedtestplus. An example of a speed test report is below. For issues regarding speeds or connectivity, report the issue at the IT Support Page, or call the IT Support Line at 803-807-5199.