If you’re a visitor to our Wingate, NC campus and need to connect to our Wi-Fi network, we offer the following instructions.

Welcome to campus! One of the first questions visitors to the campus ask is how they can connect their device to the Wi-Fi network. The Office of Information Technology offers the following guide on how to connect when you’re in Wingate, NC. If you’re on the Hendersonville or Ballantyne campus, please ask the local administrator about how to connect.

Wireless Locations

Wi-Fi is available in most of the academic and administrative buildings, residential halls and apartments on campus.

Connecting to Wi-Fi in Residential Areas

There are two wireless network connections in the residential areas. Follow these instructions if you’re connecting to Wi-Fi using a mobile device:

  1. WU-RESNET is an unsecured Wi-Fi connection. We recommend that you don’t access any confidential or personal information using this network. To access this network:
    1. Connect to the network Wu-RESNET using your mobile device.
    2. Enter the password and then press enter.*
  2. WU-RESNET Secure is a secured Wi-Fi connection. We recommend using this network when accessing confidential or personal information. To access this network:
    1. Connect to the network named WU-RESNET-SECURE using your mobile device.
    2. Enter the password and then press enter.*

Connecting to Wi-Fi in Academic and Administrative Areas

All academic and administrative buildings have secure wireless access to the Wingate, NC campus network. Visitors who need access to a wireless network should follow these steps:

  1. Connect to the network named WINGATE-GUEST using your mobile device.
  2. Enter the password and then press enter.*

*Password information is available at the IT Help Desk in the Library.

Connecting to Wi-Fi with an Apple Product

If you are using an Apple device, you can connect to a Wi-Fi network by following the instructions on our Apple WI-FI Access on Campus page.

More Help

For visitors who would like more information, we offer the following:

Contact Us

If you need further assistance, we invite you to stop by the IT Help Desk, which is located on the second floor of Ethel K. Smith Library.

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