OIT provides secure Internet access and network services to the UA Campus

Network services are provided for students, faculty, staff, and others with valid network access accounts. We offer both secure wired and wireless network connectivity. VPN services provide off-campus access to authorized network users.


Wired network connections in most campus buildings are used for general purpose, fixed-location connections. Wireless coverage is provided in all academic and most administrative buildings. UA provides wired and wireless services to residence halls. Supporting infrastructure and services include continuous maintenance and monitoring of campus-wide fiber optic and copper cable plant, wireless access points and access switches in all buildings, distribution switches in key buildings forming a redundant, high-bandwidth core, load-balancers, firewalls, spam filters, and various other network and security appliances.

Learn more about our network, and discover how to get connected to wifi at UA!

UA has over 6,000 wireless access points in buildings across campus.