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The UNM wireless network is brought to you through a generous gift from the Nusenda Credit Union.



Whether your wireless computer, laptop, or other mobile device auto detects an available network or it must be manually configured to join an available network, you can select an available UNM wireless connection — technically known as Service Set IDentifier (SSID) — to join. Currently, there are two wireless connections (SSIDs):

Allows Web browsing (both http and https) access for IT-supported VPN clients, DNS and DHCP services, as well as secure email. This connection requires authentication using NetID credentials every seven (7) days for continued use of this service via preferred browser.

In order to provide a common user experience across campus, efficiently support users, and protect computing resources, UNM IT discontinued support of the Lobo-Sec wireless network on December 23, 2015. For more information, see the IT News item, "Discontinuation of Lobo-Sec Wireless Network."

This connection is available to everyone, it does not require any passwords to connect and join. This network only allows Web browsing (ports 80 and 443). Users must acknowledge UNM Terms of Use before proceeding, and will be required to do so every 24 hours for continued use of this service via preferred browser.

If you have questions or, you need help connecting to UNM Wireless, get help at the nearest IT computing pod or visit IT Customer Support Services or call 277.5757.


Most buildings and some open areas on the UNM Main campus have wireless access. See the right sidebar for a building list, or Fast Info.

In addition to coverage around the Duck Pond, the Main campus, bordered to the north nearly to Lomas, to the east by Cornell Mall, to the south by Central, and to the west by Yale Boulevard, has access to the wireless network. Generally, if you are near a building with wireless, there will usually be some access in close proximity to the building.

Coverage by Building (#)

120 Vassar SE (173)
1717 Roma (26)
Alvarado Dorm (157)
Anderson School of Management (76)
Anthropology (11)
Art (84)
Bandelier Hall East (8)
Bandelier Hall West (16)
Biology (21)
Center for The Arts (62)
CERIA (83)
Chemistry/Clark Hall (22)
Continuing Ed (259)
Coronado Dorm (155)
Dane Smith Hall (48)
Davalos Basketball Facility (312)
DeVargas Dorm (75)
ECE & Centennial (46)
Engineering & Science Classroom Annex (2)
Farris Engineering (119)
Geology (24)
Hibben Center (15)
Hodgin Hall (101)
Hokona Administration (58)
Humanities (81)
IT (153)
Johnson Center (59)
 -Pool Area
Jonson Gallery (152)
Laguna Dorm (74)
La Posada (77)
Law School (218)
Marron Hall (9)
Maxwell Museum (11)
 -first floor
Mechanical Engineering (122)
Mesa Vista (56)
Mitchell Hall (23)
North Golf Course (206)
Northrop Hall (24)
Onate (156)
-2nd floor
OrtegaHall (79)
Parish Library (87)
Parking Services
-1600 Lomas
Physical Plant (204)
Physics & Astronomy (207)
Regener Hall (35)
Redondo Village (193)
SAAP Annex (162)
Santa Clara Dorm (61)
Scholes Hall (10)
 -Conference Rooms
Science & Math Learning Center (14)
SRC Commons (88, 89)
Student Services (85)
Student Union (60)
Communications (255)
University Club (160)
University House (51)
University Stadium (301)
 -Press Box
UNM Business Center (183)
UNM Press
Woodward Hall (82)
Zimmerman Library (53)