ResNet is the high-speed Internet service accessible via Ethernet cable. ResNet is available throughout all university housing and is included as part of your residential housing fees. All residence halls also have wireless coverage in both rooms and public areas via ISUNet.
Campus-wide Internet Access
ISUNet is available all across campus including areas such as residence halls, Bone Student Center, Milner Library, Student Recreation Center, and the dining centers.
- Wireless Access at Illinois State
- Complete list of wireless coverage areas on campus
- Conditions of Access
Students living off-campus will either need to sign up for their own internet service or connect to the network provided by their apartment rental company. While off-campus, students will need to connect using a VPN to be able to access Illinois State resources including Datastore, course materials, and virtual machines provided by their instructors. More information regarding VPN and how to download the software.
Connecting Game Consoles and Media Devices
Students living in the residence halls can connect game consoles and other media streaming devices to the internet using wired or wireless connections. The Technology Support Center recommends connecting these devices to the internet via wired connection for the best experience.
- How to Register a Device in the Device Registration Portal
- How to Find the MAC Address for Common Devices