OIT provides wired and wireless Internet access and networking services to the UA campus.

Connecting to Wired

Required Equipment:

  • A Standard Ethernet (network) card in your device
  • CAT 5 Ethernet cable (can be purchased at SupeStore or local retail store). Do not use a phone cable.

Steps to Connect:

  1. Your device should be powered OFF
  2. Connect the device to the large orange ResNet port with an Ethernet cable.
  3. Turn the device ON and open your web browser.
  4. You will be prompted to register your computer. Enter your myBama account name and password, click Submit.
  5. Read and agree to the network acceptable use agreement. Once you have completed registration, RESTART your device.

Registration

  • Open your internet browser.
  • Enter your myBama username and password.
  • Restart your computer.

Connecting to Wireless

Required Equipment:

  • Device with WPA2 wireless capability

Steps to Connect:

  1. Use the network/wireless connection tool provided by the manufacturer of your wireless device. Under the list of available wireless networks choose UA-WPA2.
  2. You will be prompted to register your computer. Enter your myBama Account name and password, click Submit.
  3. Read and agree to the network acceptable use agreement. Once you have completed registrations, RESTART your device.
  4. Open your web browser and use the Internet as normal.
  5. Click here for additional instructions