Wireless Network at DSU

At this time, Dickinson State University has wireless internet available in the following locations:

  • Stoxen Library
  • Student Center main floor
  • North Campus Apartments
  • Strom Center
  • May Hall
  • Klinefelter Hall
  • Murphy Auditoriums
  • Scott Gymnasium
  • Weinbergen Hall (Classrooms A & B, and Human Performance Center)
  • Stickney Hall

The name of DSU's wireless connection is DSUMAIN.

Note that content on this page may vary slightly depending on different computer models, operating systems, configurations, and service packs. They should be very similar, however, and the following illustration is using Windows 7.

 

Students and Employees:

Authentication to the DSU wireless requires DSU students and employees to provide their Campus Connection (PeopleSoft) credentials of username and password to connect to DSUMAIN. These credentials will be input when the user opens their web browser.

 

Guest Use Procedure:

Each individual that requests access is logged with their name, time and affiliation on a written form.

The guest credentials are provided to the department or office requesting access for their guest(s) from Information Technology Services.

When they or the event is done the account is locked and password changed.

These written logs must be kept for a minimum of 30 days.

If you need further assistance or have more questions, please contact Information Technology Services.

 

Instructions for connecting to the wireless network at DSU:

When initially connecting to a wireless network connection, you will have to manually connect. While in an area with a wireless signal, your computer should detect the wireless signal and a message may pop up in the task bar on the lower right indicating one or more wireless connections have been detected.

Double click the wireless network connection icon in the taskbar (Figure 1).

Figure 1
Figure 1

 

Click on DSUMAIN. (Figure 2)

Figure 2
Figure 2

 

Select Connect. (Figure 3)

Figure 3
Figure 3

 

Select Public network. (Figure 4)Figure 4
Figure 4

 

Select Close. (Figure 5)

Figure 5
Figure 5

 

Students and Employees:

Authentication to the DSU wireless requires DSU students and employees to provide their Campus Connection (PeopleSoft) credentials of username and password to connect to DSUMAIN. These credentials will be input when the user opens their web browser.

Execute a web browser. Select Continue to this website. (Figure 6)

Figure 6

Figure 6

 

Provide your Campus Connection (PeopleSoft) credentials (username and password) to authenticate to the DSU wireless connection. (Figure 7)

Figure 7

Figure 7