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Connecting to the Wireless Network - Columbus State University

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Connecting to the Wireless Network

Columbus State University offers a fast and reliable wireless network to all students, faculty, and staff - on campus and in the dorms.

Connecting to the Wireless Network Instructions (PDF)

Manage Devices (On Campus Only)

Notice: If you are in the following buildings, please reference our new Wi-Fi quick tips document (PDF) for information on connecting to the CSU wireless network.

  • Arnold Hall
  • Benning
  • Broadway Crossing Dorms
  • Carpenters Building
  • Coca-Cola Space Science Center
  • Columbus Hall
  • Corn Center
  • Cunningham Conference Center
  • Davidson Student Center
  • Dillingham
  • Frank Brown Hall
  • Giglio
  • Howard Hall
  • Illges Hall
  • Jordan Hall
  • Lenoir Annex
  • Lenoir Hall
  • Lumpkin Center
  • Maryland Circle
  • Oglethorpe
  • Plant Operations
  • Rankin Gardens & Atrium
  • Richards Hall
  • RiverCenter
  • Schuster Student Success Center
  • Simon Schwob Memorial Library
  • Stanley Hall
  • Student Recreation Center
  • Synovus Center for Commerce and Technology
  • University Hall
  • UPD River Park
  • Warehouse
  • Welcome Center
  • Yancey/One Arsenal

Wireless Network in the Dorms

UITS provides a wireless network to select dormitories, including Maryland Circle, Broadway Crossing, and Columbus Hall.

Reconnecting to the Wireless Network

Changed your OneCSU password or need to reset your wireless settings? You'll need to reconnect to the Columbus State University wireless network again by following the steps below:

Windows Devices

  1. From the Windows desktop, navigate: Start > Settings icon > Network & Internet.
    Note Utilize the touchscreen (if available) or mouse to select on-screen options.
  2. Tap or click Wi-Fi, then tap or click Manage known networks.
    Note If not available, refer to Microsoft's Manage wireless network profiles article and follow the instructions for "Show all wireless profiles on the PC" and "Delete a profile".
  3. Tap or click the appropriate Wi-Fi network name.
  4. Tap or click Forget.
  5. Follow the steps in the documents above to connect to the CSU Wi-Fi network again.

MacOS Devices

  1. Choose Apple menu  > System Preferences, then click Network.
  2. Select Wi-Fi in the list on the left.
  3. Click the Advanced button.
  4. The Wi-Fi pane shows a Preferred Networks list. Select the Wi-Fi network that you want your Mac to forget.
  5. Click the remove button (–) beneath the list. If you're asked to confirm, click Remove.
  6. Click OK.
  7. Click Apply.
  8. Follow the steps in the documents above to connect to the CSU Wi-Fi network again.

Android Devices

These steps may differ depending on the device manufacturer.

  1. Open the Settings app
  2. Tap "Network & internet"
  3. In the "Network & internet" menu, tap "Wi-Fi" or "Internet" (depending on your version of Android)
  4. Find the Wi-Fi network you want to forget, then tap the "Settings" button to the right of it.
  5. Directly under the name of the network, tap the trashcan icon labeled "Forget" to forget the network.
  6. Follow the steps in the documents above to connect to the CSU Wi-Fi network again.

iOS Devices

  1. Go to Settings > Wi-Fi.
  2. Tap the info icon next to the Wi-Fi network that you want your device to forget.
  3. Tap Forget This Network, then tap Forget to confirm.
  4. Follow the steps in the documents above to connect to the CSU Wi-Fi network again.
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