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Getting Connected

Learn how to connect securely to the UB network with a Wi-Fi connection, a wired connection from offices and residence halls and from off-campus. UB provides Internet access to all UB students, faculty and staff.


Learn about the different networks available at UB, and when you should use them.


Look up detailed instructions for configuring connections to the UB Network with your computer, mobile or gaming device.


A virtual private network allows you to access certain UB IT services that are normally only available on campus. Find out when you need to use one.


Students living in residence hall rooms and campus apartments enjoy access to ResNet, UB's lightning-fast wired Ethernet connection. Learn what you need, how to connect and how to configure multiple devices.


In your university office,  you usually have a wired UB network connection to the Internet. You may also have Wi-Fi access.


There will soon be a shortage of IP addresses. Implementing IPv6 is the solution, and UB has already begun adding IPv6 to our campus network.


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