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UCLan Wireless Service

UCLan Wireless is available free to and staff and student. Its can be accessed throughout all building on campus, including certain UCLan Halls of Residences and bars around campus. See the UCLan wireless page for more information.

Take a look at the Wireless Campus Map to check your building wireless connectivity.

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Can I connect to UCLan Wireless in my Halls?

UCLan-Wireless is available in the list of Halls of Residence to the right.

The wireless network access is also available across all the buildings on campus and allows you to access our range of remote services.

Visit our Guides and Forms page for setup instructions. There are guides for a variety of operating systems available in the Wireless (UCLan Wireless) section. 

Wireless ready Halls of Residence

  • UCLan owned:
    • Derwent
    • Douglas
    • Eden
    • Pendle
    • Ribble Hall
    • Roeburn
    • Whitendale
  • Private Halls:
    • IQ Preston (Not visible on the Wireless Map)
    • Bowran Hall
    • Boatman Hall

Wireless Equipment Standard

All Wireless around campus supports a minimum of 802.11abg

Lecture theatres, teaching and other learning rooms, study spaces, the Library and the student residences all have 802.11n or 802.11ac. Any replacement equipment will always be 802.11ac