Telecommunications (Telcom) is responsible for providing quality voice, data, and video services to all university constituents, as well as maintaining a robust telecommunications infrastructure. Services include data network connections (both wired and wireless), telephone services, television, and many others. Telcom is a division of the Office of Information Technology at Michigan Tech.
Residence Life Network (Resnet)
Service Available for: Students
The Residence Life Network, or Resnet, provides students living in the Residence Halls and the Michigan Tech Apartments with high speed access to the campus network and the Internet.
All computers and devices connected to Resnet must be registered. Registration can be done before arriving on campus. Resnet is included with room and board for all campus residents and is supported by IT User Services.
Service Available for: Students, Staff & Faculty
Wireless gives students, staff, and faculty flexible and secure access to the campus wireless network. The "MichiganTech" (SSID) network is only accessible via WPA2 (PEAP) authentication. Once authenticated, the traffic is encrypted. Wireless devices must be configured for WPA2 authentication to access this secure, encrypted network.