Site Accessibility Statement
Wilfrid Laurier University Information and Communication Technologies
August 29, 2015
Canadian Excellence

Connecting Your Computer


 Note: Users of the ResNet Internet connection must comply with the Ethics and Responsibilities policy.
Please also read Copyright in Canada if you intend to use P2P (music sharing) programs.

The ResNet connection requires the following:

  • Computer running Windows 7/8 or MacOS 7.6.1 (or higher)                   
  • 10/100 network card
  • Wireless Adapter

Configure your network settings

Please select the instructions that are appropriate for your Operating System. To determine which operating system you have, click on Start button so that your menus are displayed, and look on the left of the menu for your Operating System (displayed vertically).



Wireless internet is available in all residences !!!!:

For further assistance in accessing your wireless internet, go to, or contact the Student Service Desk at x2222.

 Gaming System Information

Due to Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo’s inability to provide WPA2 encryption on their gaming systems the following gaming systems will not communicate with Eduroam in our student residence buildings. The WPA2 encryption level is required in our university network to ensure the security and safety of our students and community.

·          Ps3

·          Ps4

·          Wii

·          XBOX

·          XBOX1