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User Guide on WiFi

  1. Introduction
  2. Guidelines on using the Wifi Service
  3. Procedures on using the Wifi Service

1. Introduction

Staff and students can connect to the campus WiFi service via the SSID “HKU”.

For accessing the WiFi network in other universities in HK, staff and students can use “Universities WiFiThey can also use “eduroam” in other local and overseas institutions that are members of eduroam

For free WiFi outside the campus network, staff and students can use the WiFi hotspots supported by CSL and Y5ZONE via the SSIDs “Universities via CSL” and “Universities via Y5ZONE”.

Wi-Fi.HK via HKU" is available to all visitors on campus.  The use of this WiFi service requires no prior configuration and registration.  This WiFi network is for quick and immediate network access in an unsecure mode within limited bandwidth.  For details, please visit the Wi-Fi.HK website.

2. Guidelines on using the WiFi Service

The above mentioned WiFi services are available for use by staff and students whereas “WiFi.HK via HKU” is open for use by all visitors on campus.

Staff and students can use the WiFi service with their active HKU Portal accounts without other registration procedures.  However, for those holding HKU Portal accounts created before 5 June 2009, they are required to register once for using the WiFi service.  Please login to HKU Portal, type “wifi” and click the searched link “Register to use WiFi service”.

Users using “Wi-Fi.HK via HKU” are requested to read the Conditions of Use and Disclaimers ("the Conditions") carefully before using the “Wi-Fi.HK via HKU” service.

3. Procedures on using the WiFi Service

HKU

Universities WiFi

Wi-Fi.HK via HKU

eduroam

Universities via CSL

Universities via Y5ZONE

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