Connect to the Internet & Networks
Services & Technologies
Internet Accounts & Passwords
Your Internet ID and password act as a key to many online tools and services offered by the University. When you log in, your Internet ID identifies you, and your password authenticates you as the owner of that ID.
Internet and Internet2 Connectivity
The University connects to both the global Internet and a number of special research and education networks commonly referred to as Internet2.
Network Address Management
All devices connecting to the Internet must have unique network addresses; it's the way the network knows your computer from someone else's, or your website from another.
Firewall services, designed and maintained by the Office of Information Technology, is available to all University departments on the Twin Cities campus.
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
A Virtual Private Network (VPN) is a service that allows you to connect to the University's network when you are not on campus.
Fast, secure and reliable internet access at the University of Minnesota.
Connect to the internet using an Ethernet cable in your residence hall, classroom or office.