Wireless Network Access

Overview

Access to the campus network is provided through wireless connections in all buildings on campus and in the plaza in front of MacPhaidin Library.

Available To

Students, Faculty, Staff, Affiliates and Guests

Features

  • Secure access is provided through the hillspot wireless network ensuring identity protection and encrypted data transmission.
  • State of the art access points enable 802.11 a/g/n and AC Wave 2, capable of speeds up to 1 Gbps.
  • A Guest wireless network allows visitors direct access to resources on the internet and ensures the security of college resources. 

Getting Started

  • Members of the college community that have a Stonehill account and are on campus can connect to the "hillspot" secure wireless network.
  • Hillspot wireless users will be prompted to register their computer through Device Registration before their wireless connection will work.
  • Guests visiting the Stonehill campus can select the Guest network from their device’s wireless settings.  Guests should understand that the Guest network does not provide encryption.
  • Refer to the Knowledge Base resources found under Network Access for instructions to configure hillspot and for additional assistance.