Wireless

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

Network Name (SSID): LCSecure

  • This is the primary network 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.
  • LCSecure is the encrypted SSID available at Luther College.
  • Computers 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): 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.
  • Most Faculty, Staff, and Student devices should be connected to LCSecure rather than LCWireles if the devices support connecting to it.  Some devices such as some game consoles, or media players are unable to connect to LCSecure, and can connect to LCWireless instead.
  • Computers 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): 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.

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.