Students have access to the "USM" wireless network at no additional charge. This service is included in the Student Technology fee.
How to Activate "USM" Wireless Network
Students can connect devices to the "USM" wireless network by following these simple steps:
- Select the "USM HELP" network.
- Accept the terms and agreement and select "Start."
- Follow the remaining instructions.
To view specified configuration instructions for your device, you may select the appropriate link below.
For questions regarding the "USM" wireless network, view the Configuration FAQs and certificate.
For more information about wireless, go to the Resident Students with Gaming Devices page.
To request service
Students with gaming devices - Students will use SOAR to enter devices and the MAC address for each device.
The Southern Miss network is available 24/7, except for scheduled maintenance periods.
Help Desk Assistance
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
For problems or issues, contact
Located in Cook Library 103
Phone Number: 601.266.HELP (4357)