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Mobile Access: Wireless

The UC Irvine Libraries provide wireless network access to the Internet for UCI students, faculty and staff.  Wireless network access is provided as part of UCInet Mobile Access Service, a joint effort of the UCI Libraries and the Office of Information Technology (OIT).  This service promotes wireless computing among students and faculty on campus for education and research.

Need a charge? We've got you covered.  Charging stations for mobile devices are now available in the following locations:

  • Ayala Science Library: 2nd floor
  • Grunigen Medical Library
  • Langson Library: 1st floor
  • Libraries Gateway Study Center
  • Multimedia Resources Center

Look for the Charge It Up! sign.

UCInet Mobile Access for UCI Students, Faculty and Staff
UCInet Mobile Visitor Access

To use wireless access to connect to the Internet, UCI students faculty and staff will need to:

  • Have a laptop or mobile device with Wi-Fi (802.11b, 802.11g or 802.11n) capabilities either built-in or via an accessory card
  • Determine the MAC address (usually on the back of the wireless card)
  • Register the MAC address on the Office of Information Technology (OIT) Mobile Access Registration website using a UCInetID
  • Be in a location that is a designated WIRELESS ACCESS ZONE (see Maps of Wireless Coverage)