Wireless Networks

CruzNet Wireless Service

CruzNet is the wireless network technology at UC Santa Cruz. CruzNet allows students, faculty, staff and guests to connect to the internet.  cruznet

Note: CruzNet is NOT encrypted. Information sent or received can be intercepted by anyone connected to this wireless network. Faculty, staff and graduate students are encouraged to use eduroam for encrypted wireless service.

CruzNet Coverage


Secure Wireless Service - eduroameduroam

A new secure wireless service called eduroam, was rolled out to campus on January 24, 2012 and is available to all students, faculty, and staff. It is a new secure, fast wirelss internet access that you use with your laptop or smartphone when traveling worldwide - and it's free to use! Activate eduroam