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Wireless Coverage Areas

OIT is committed to expanding wireless network coverage on campus. We started with classrooms and open spaces and moved on to administrative and academic buildings and residence halls. Wireless Coverage Expansion Project | Wireless in Residence Halls Installation Project

Full Coverage

There is full wireless coverage in all areas of these buildings.

Academic & Administrative Buildings

  • 358 No. Pleasant Street
    (Communications Disorders)
  • Arnold House
  • Astronomy
  • Bartlett Hall
  • Berkshire House
  • Campus Center
  • Chenoweth
  • Commonwealth Honors College
  • The Design Center @ 7 Elm St.
    (Springfield)
  • Duda Lab
  • Elab
  • Elab II
  • Faculty Club (FCLB)
  • Fernald Hall
  • Fine Arts Center
  • Flint Lab
  • Furcolo Hall
  • George M. Parks Band Building
  • Goessmann
  • Gordon Hall
  • Goodell Building
  • Gunness
  • Hampshire House
  • Herter Hall
  • Hills
  • Holdsworth Hall
  • Integrated Science Building
  • Isenberg School of Management
  • Knowles
  • Lorden Field
  • Machmer Hall
  • Mahar Auditorium
  • Marcus Hall
  • Marston
  • Middlesex House
  • Morrill Science Building I
  • Morrill Science Building II
  • Morrill Science Building III
  • Morrill Science Building IV
  • Mullins Practice Rink
  • Munson Hall
  • Nelson House (MHEC)
  • New Africa House
  • Parking Services Trailers
  • Physical Plant
  • PVTA Bus Garage
  • PVTA Transit Building
  • Recreation Center
  • Research Administration Building
  • Robsham Visitors Center
  • Rudd Field
  • School of Management
  • Shade Tree (SHAD)
  • Skinner Hall
  • South College
  • Stadium Facility Building
  • Stockbridge Hall
  • Student Union
  • Studio Arts Building
  • Thompson Hall
  • Tobin Hall
  • Totman Gym
  • UMPD
  • University Health Services
  • UStore
  • Whitmore Admin. Bldg.
  • Wilder Hall
  • W.E.B. Du Bois Library

Residence Halls & Family Housing

As of Spring 2013, all residence halls and Lincoln Apartments have been equipped with state-of-the art wireless Internet access. Wired Ethernet connections are not available in these buildings.

Central Area
  • Baker Hall
  • Brett Hall
  • Brooks Hall
  • Butterfield Hall
  • Chadbourne Hall
  • Gorman Hall
  • Greenough Hall
  • Van Meter Hall
  • Wheeler Hall

Orchard Hill Area
  • Dickson Hall
  • Field Hall
  • Grayson Hall
  • Webster Hall

North Residential Area
Northeast Area
  • Crabtree Hill
  • Dwight Hall
  • Hamlin Hall
  • Johnson Hall
  • Knowlton Hall
  • Leach Hall
  • Lewis Hall
  • Mary Lyon Hall
  • Thatcher Hall

Sylvan Area
  • Brown Hall
  • Cashin Hall
  • McNamara Hall

Lincoln Apartments
Southwest Area
  • Cance Hall
  • Coolidge Hall
  • Crampton Hall
  • Emerson Hall
  • James Hall
  • John Adams Hall
  • John Quincy Adams Hall
  • Kennedy Hall
  • MacKimmie Hall
  • Melville Hall
  • Moore Hall
  • Patterson Hall
  • Pierpont Hall
  • Prince Hall
  • Thoreau Hall
  • Washington Hall

North Village family housing has a high-speed Wired Ethernet connection. There is no OIT-supported wireless Internet connection.

Partial Coverage

The wireless network covers most publicly-scheduled classrooms and high-traffic areas in the buildings listed below.

Dining Commons & Eateries

All UMass Dining Commons and many eateries on campus feature wireless coverage in all seating areas. 

  • Berkshire Dining Commons
  • Blue Wall
  • Cafe Telesai
  • EarthFoods
  • Franklin Dining Commons
  • Grad Lounge
  • Greenough Snack Bar
  • Hampden Dining Commons
  • Hampshire Commons
  • The Hatch
  • Whitmore Cafeteria
  • Worcester Dining Commons

Outdoor

Wireless is available outside, near these buildings.

  • Arnold House
  • Computer Science Building
  • DraperHall
  • Duda Lab
  • Garber Field
  • Hasbrouck Lab
  • Lederle Graduate Research Center
  • Marcus Hall
  • McGuirk Alumni Stadium (Press Box only)
  • Paige Lab
  • Rudd Field
  • Totman Gym
  • West Experiment Station

Satellite Locations

The Design Center at 7 Elm St. in Springfield MA has full OIT-provided wireless network coverage that functions the same as on-campus wireless.

 

Last Updated: Mar. 28, 2014