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Wireless Guest Access

All buildings on campus, including the dorms, have wireless Internet access.  Your conference leader will provide the guest access and ID information in your opening sessions. 

How Do I Connect My Device to the Internet?

All conference leaders and attendees are subject to the Academy's Acceptable Use Policy.  Your machine must have current and active anti-virus protection before connecting it to our network. 

To get on the Internet, follow these two steps:

  1. Connect to the wifi SSID named PEA-Guest. (Note: There is no login to our wireless network and the connection is open (not secured). 
  2. Open a browser (Safari/Chrome/IE).  Refresh your page and you should be directed to the PEA registration page. 
  3. At the bottom of the page, click on "Register as a Guest". 
  4. Enter your email address and name where requested. 
  5. Click "Submit" and wait 45 seconds for your device to be registered.

Your computer must have the correct time, time zone and date in order to connect.

Lab Locations & Hours

There are two computer labs available.

Lab Location Hours For Use By
Science Center    Room 123, Ground Floor

Sunday, 9am-11pm

Monday-Thursday, 8am-11pm   

Friday, 8am-12pm

Math and Biology Attendees
Phillips Hall        Room  B003, Basement Level  

Monday-Thursday, 8am-5pm

Friday, 8am-12pm 

Humanities, Environmental Lit

and Diversity attendees

 

How Do I Get Tech Support?

Your conference staff or leader is your first point of contact.  There is a tech office located in the Science Center Room 124, x3788.  Additionally, there is an ITS support person located in Phillips Hall near the lab.   

What Do I Have Access To?

You will be sharing a network account with all other conference attendees.  The account provides you with the ability to access the Internet.

To log in, you will need the username and password.  This information is provided during your opening presentation.  The account will remain active through 1:00 p.m. of the last day of the conference. 

Where Can I Store My Files and Find Files from Others?

All file storage will be on Dropbox.com, or at the discretion of your conference leader. Your leader will provide the file locations. 

For assistance accessing or utilizing Dropbox.com, please see a technology proctor.