This network is for all USM faculty, staff, and students. Guests from reciprocating eduroam institutions may also access this network for unrestricted Internet access. This network has no connection timeouts and unrestricted bandwidth.
This network is for unaffiliated visitors. There are restrictions that limit the bandwidth to 2Mbps, requiring users to acknowledge terms and conditions through a web browser when connecting and comes with a 4-hour session timeout.
How to Activate "eduroam" Wireless Network
Faculty, staff, and students can connect devices to the "eduroam" wireless network by following these simple steps:
View specified configuration instructions for your device.
For questions regarding the "eduroam" wireless network, view the Configuration FAQs and certificate.
Instructions on how to connect gaming or mobile device to the USM wireless network.
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
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
iTech Help Desk
Walk-In and Phone Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Located in Cook Library 103
Phone Number: 601.266.HELP (4357)