Connect Workstation to Campus Wired (Ethernet) Network


UC San Diego Faculty, Staff, and graduate students / visitors with offices can follow these instructions to connect a computer to the campus wired (Ethernet) network.  

Critical Concepts

Steps to Take

1. Make sure computer complies with minimum network connection standards

2. Register machine to obtain a valid IP address and domain name

3. Verify that you have an active Ethernet wall jack 

4. Configure your computer to use the campus wired network

If you still have questions or need additional assistance, please contact the ITS Service Desk. You can call us at (858) 246-4357, email us at, or submit a ticket at