Computer registration

To register your computer on the Gustavus network, visit https://greg.gac.edu/.

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Registration Requirements for Windows

  1. Gustavus email username and password. You will need your email username and password to register any devices on the campus network. If you do not know this information, please contact the Technology Helpline at 507.933.6111 or helpline@gustavus.edu.
  2. Application of all critical windows updates. (visit [Microsoft Update]).
  3. Detectable and current virus protection software (Windows). You can use your own (if it is detected by Windows Security Center), or install one provided by Gustavus (Symantec EndPoint Protection).

Please note: Beginning in the 2014-2015 academic year, Gustavus Technology Services will no longer offer Symantec Endpoint Protection for installation on personally-owned computers. Campus network users (Windows) will still be required to have a functional antivirus program installed on their computer. These programs include Norton, Kaspersky, etc. On Windows 8 machines, the standard Windows Defender program is recommended.

Gustavus Network Registration Requirements for Macintosh

  1. Gustavus email username and password. You will need your email username and password to register any devices on the campus network. If you do not know this information, please contact the Technology Helpline at 507.933.6111 or helpline@gustavus.edu.
  2. All critical Macintosh software updates (run Software Updates)

How to Register

You will need your email username and password to register any devices on the campus network. If you do not know this information, please contact the Technology Helpline at 507.933.6111 or helpline@gustavus.edu.

To begin the registration process,

  1. Open a web browser on your computer and visit https://greg.gac.edu.
  2. Follow the prompts.

More Information

AntiVirus Checking Tool
Gustavus Network Registration requires that Windows machines be running a detectable and current antivirus application. If you have an antivirus application that you would like to use (other than Symantec EndPoint Protection), please use the Gustavus Antivirus Checking Tool to verify your software and allow you to register your machine.
Symantec EndPoint Protection
Gustavus provided software for Windows users.
Upgrading Symantec EndPoint Protection
Directions of updating old or outdated versions of Symantec EndPoint Protection.

Removing non-Gustavus antivirus software