Wireless

Wireless Internet access is available in most buildings and residence halls on the Luther College campus.

Network Name (SSID): LCGuest

  • This network is primarily for guests of Luther College.
  • Network access is limited but requires no registration.
  • For coverage areas and more information, visit the LCGuest Wireless Network Availability.

Network Name (SSID): LCWireless

  • This network is primarily for Luther College Faculty, Staff, and Students, but Sponsored Guest accounts are available for guests that need more access than is provided by the LCGuest Network.
  • Computers and devices accessing the wireless network must have Anti-Virus software, up-to-date Operating System patches, and be registered
  • For a complete coverage map and listing, visit the LCWireless Wireless Network Availability.

Network Name (SSID): LCWireless5G

  • This is a 5Ghz only network which is primarily for Luther College Faculty, Staff, and Students, but Sponsored Guest accounts are available for guests that need more access than is provided by the LCGuest Network.
  • Computers and devices accessing the wireless network must have Anti-Virus software, up-to-date Operating System patches, and be registered
  • For a complete coverage map and listing, visit the LCWireless Wireless Network Availability.
  • If your device can see LCWireless5G please use it instead of LCWireless
  • If your computer cannot see LCWireless5G please consider upgrading with a Dual Band Wireless USB adaptor so that it can connect to LCWireless5G
  • Because more channels are available in the 5Ghz frequency the LCWireless5G network can support many more devices at higher speed.

In order to preserve the health of the campus network, individuals are not allowed to connect personal wireless routers or hubs. Exceptions may be made in locations that do not have wireless access and are determined on a case-by-case basis by the Technology Help Desk and Network Systems.

Further Information or Assistance

LIS Technology Help Desk
Preus Library
Web: https://www.luther.edu/helpdesk/
Phone: 563-387-1000
Email: helpdesk@luther.edu

Hours: https://www.luther.edu/library/about/facilities/hours/