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RezNet

Students living in Residence at Huron have access to RezNet (Residence Network) which provides high speed internet access to the student's room.

Wireless service is now available in the residences with RezNet. Directions on how to use the wireless service is included in the RezNet Handbook.

Cost: $395 for 8 months (included in your residence fee)

Students can either use the wireless service or connect to RezNet with an internet cable. There will be a limited supply of cables for sale in the Computer Lab if you forget to bring one.

Signing Up:
The RezNet fee is included in your residence fee. On Labour Day you can come to the Computer Lab to get help setting up your RezNet. After Labour Day, assistance is available during regular office hours or by contacting the RezNet Hotline at 519-661-4225.

Opting Out: You cannot opt out of RezNet as it is included in your residence fee.

Virus Protection

In order to prevent your computer from getting viruses we strongly advise that you install all of the patches available for your operating system before you arrive. Go to: http://www.windowsupdate.com

You must install anti-virus software prior to connecting your computer to the internet in your residence room. Computers infected with a virus will be disconnected from the RezNet network without notice. Anti-virus software can be purchased from the Campus Computer Store or Western's Bookstore.

Getting Help

For problems with RezNet, phone the RezNet Hotline: 519-661-4225 or email reznet@uwo.ca

For software problems, including e-mail and computer account information phone the ITS Help Desk: 519-661-3800

If the RezNet hotline is unable to get you up and running over the phone, you can schedule a RezCon to come to your room and help you.

Our RezNet is provided in association with Western University's division of Housing and Food Services. For more information, visit their website at http://reznet.uwo.ca.