Use Wireless as a Guest at UC San Diego


Follow these steps to connect your wireless device to the guest networks at UC San Diego.


Critical Concepts


Steps to Take

If your home institution is eduroam-enabled

  1. Check with your home institution to find out your home institution is eduroam-enabled.
  2. Select the eduroam wireless network on campus.
  3. When prompted, enter your home institution username including the @institution portion, e.g.
  4. When prompted, enter your home institution password.

If you do not have eduroam access, use UCSD-GUEST

The UCSD-GUEST wireless network is for all UCSD visitors and guests, and is an unencrypted service requiring weekly user registration.

As a guest using this service, you can:

To connect as a guest, select the UCSD-GUEST wireless (Wi-Fi) 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