Using the University wireless network
If you are a staff member or student at the University of Sydney you can use the wireless network to browse the internet.
This section of the ICT website contains information about the wireless network and instructions about how to download, install and launch the VPN client in order to access University resources from home.
To connect to the University wireless:
- Enable wireless on your device.
- Select UniSydney from the list of available wireless networks.
- Click Connect or Join.
- When prompted for your credentials, enter the following:
username: your UniKey (eg abcd1234)
password: your UniKey password
- If you receive a warning to intall/trust a security certificate, ensure the certificate name is auth.wireless.sydney.edu.au and click Connect or Accept.
Most library and union buildings have wireless access coverage, however the strength of your connection will depend on your distance from the wireless access point. To view the wireless hotspots on each campus, view wireless coverage maps below.