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Residential Network Services (ResNet)

UCSC Colleges, Housing, and Educational Services partners with Information Technology Services (ITS) to provide Residential Network Services (ResNet) in the residential halls, apartments, Family Student Housing, the Village, the Camper Park, and the University Town Center in support of the educational mission of UC Santa Cruz.

What is ResNet?

We provide technical and networking support across campus - we assist campus residents with safely connecting to the campus residential network, troubleshooting network or operating system issues, and performing hands-on technical support for student-owned devices. You can contact us via email or phone. Some of the services we provide are listed below:

Answer quick technical questions over the phone or via email Assist with connecting devices to campus networks
Troubleshoot network connections Enroll gaming and smart devices on the network
Diagnose and fix software issues Assist with removing copyrighted material after a DMCA violation
Troubleshoot Xfinity TV service

Scan computers for viruses and malware

Perform device maintenance and upgrades

Minor hardware support

Assist with E-Waste of electronics


Location & Hours

Rachel Carson College ResNet

Rachel Carson College ResNet Office


1. Take any loop or city bus towards the Rachel Carson College bus stop.
2. Proceed to walk towards the Rachel Carson College Dining Hall.
3. Before going down the first set of stairs, turn right and head down the hall to Room 258.
Stevenson College ResNet

Stevenson College ResNet Office


1. Take any loop or city bus towards the Bookstore bus stop.
2. Proceed to walk towards the Cowell/Stevenson Dining Hall.
3. Keep walking past the dining hall and veer right towards the
Stevenson Houses.
4. Casa 11 (House 11) is located at the front of the houses,
closest to the gym. Room 125 is on the back side of Casa 11
facing the Stevenson classrooms/library.