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Wireless Network

What you need to connect to the wireless network at VCOM

Faculty and Staff Access

Faculty and staff are already configured for wireless when they receive their corporate asset.

Student Access

Follow the steps below to access VCOM’s student wireless network

  • Step 1.  Locate available wireless networks. 
  • Step 2. Click on [VCOM-Student]
  • Step 3. Follow procedure in linked document below.
  • Step 4.  Smile, you’re done!

Acceptable Use Guidelines

[VCOM-Student] Wireless is intended for students to be able to connect their laptops for internet related curriculum and research. By connecting to the VCOM wireless network you are agreeing to the Acceptable Use Guidelines and Terms and Conditions set forth by Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University


VCOM offers [Guest] Wireless. This wireless service is reserved for visiting guests. The [Guest] wireless service is throttled down so that priority bandwidth (speed & performance) is given to the [VCOM-Student] Wireless network. It is imperative that you remain on the student wireless network so that online testing and “video on demand” is faster and more secure. 

Support Services

For further support, please stop by the Technology Center for assistance or log onto to create a ticket. Please include a short description of the problem and your contact information so we may contact you.