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Network & Communications Infrastructure

Providing the AU community with strong and reliable network and telecommunications connections.

Critical Network Components

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Cable Television

Cable television service is provided in all residence hall rooms on campus, as well as in some office locations.

View Channel Lineup

Guest Wireless

OIT has partnered with an Internet Service Provider to provide the AUGuest-byRCN wireless network.

  • Available to friends, parents, and guests visiting our beautiful campus.
  • Simplified access.

Learn about Guest Wireless

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Eagle-Secure Wireless

AU's wireless network uses the latest technology and industry best practices to provide strong and reliable connections in all campus buildings.

Connect to Eagle-Secure

Campus Telephone Services

Learn about the campus telephone service available in classrooms and offices.

  • Set up your voicemail.
  • Learn about the features of your desk phone.
  • Enjoy enhanced cell phone signals.

Learn about AU Phones

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Wired Network

Physical data ports are available throughout campus to connect to the network via an Ethernet cable.

Connected to Wired Network

Remote Network Access

AU's Virtual Private Network (VPN) provides you with a user-friendly way to connect securely to university resources, when you are off campus.

  • Ensure that all of your data traveling to and from your computer is protected from prying eyes.

Connect to VPN

Software Tools

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Backup & Storage Solutions

Determine the best backup and storage solution for your files, based on your needs and the sensitivity of the data.

Evaluate Storage Options

QuickConnect

Utilize this configuration tool to automate the configuration of devices for AU's eagle-secure wireless network.

The step-by-step wizard will guide you through the process of connecting Android, iOS, Mac, and Windows.

View Instructions