Guest Network Access

Wired and Wireless Networks

Guests of the College are allowed access to the Internet through the Gustavus wireless network.

Troubleshooting Guest Access

The Technology Helpline is available to help troubleshoot within a limited scope. Please call the Technology Helpline at 507-933-6111, e-mail at or stop by the First Floor of Olin Hall. The Technology Helpline is only allowed to offer limited support to non-college owned equipment.

Limited Support Guidelines

  • Restart Computer
  • Check Device Manager
  • Make sure wireless card is enabled and working
  • Check hardware
  • Verify wireless turned on
  • Check for static IP
  • TCP/IP Properties Configuration
  • Check IP that machine is obtaining
  • Wireless Management Utility
  • Make sure Networks show up
  • Try joining other networks

Devices That Will Work on Our Network

  • Macintosh Computers
  • Windows Computers
  • iOS Devices (iPhones, iPod Touches, iPads)
  • Android Devices
  • Many other devices such as Kindles, Nooks, etc.