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Wi-Fi Overview

KU IT provides Wi-Fi (wireless Internet) service options for anyone needing Wi-Fi access while on campus. Users can connect to KU Wi-Fi networks by selecting the appropriate network from the wireless list on your computer or mobile device.

Campus Wi-Fi Coverage Map »

Wi-Fi for KU faculty, staff and students

JAYHAWK secure wireless network is available to all KU faculty, staff and students with a valid KU online ID. See configuration instructions for the secure JAYHAWK wireless network. 

Wi-Fi for campus visitors

KUGUEST wireless network is available to all campus visitors.

Visitors with Sponsored Temporary Accounts:
KU-Passport wireless network is available exclusively to select visitors sponsored or designated by a KU faculty or staff member. KU-Passport wireless network offers a faster connection than that provided by the KUGUEST wireless network because there is no shared bandwidth limit.

Sponsor a campus visitor for KU-Passport wireless network

KU faculty and staff can request KU-Passport access for a campus visitor or group by contacting their departmental technical staff. The technical staff person should submit the request to the KU IT Customer Service Center.

*Campus visitors who need access to multiple online services, or who need access to KU wireless for more than a few weeks, should request a Sponsored Temporary Account. Examples include temporary workers, vendors, visiting scholar programs, summer workshops or community training programs.

Additional Wi-Fi Resources

Configure Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Expansion
Wi-Fi When Traveling
Wi-Fi in Student Housing
KU Wireless Policy
Request new Wi-Fi service for your building


For questions about Wi-Fi service or coverage, please contact the KU IT Customer Service Center: itcsc@ku.edu | 785-864-8080

Configure Your Laptop or Device

Is your wireless connection slow?
If you are a KU student, faculty or staff, make sure you're connecting to secure JAYHAWK Wireless—not Guest wireless. Connect to the faster, secure JAYHAWK Wireless manually, or click the link below from the device you want to configure.

Automatically configure secure Jayhawk Wifi

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