Welcome to the wireless network at Shady Grove. This service is offered free of charge to students, faculty, and staff. Students, Faculty and Staff are expected to comply with the Guidelines for the Acceptable Use of Computing Resources.

Wireless Networks


The Universities at Shady Grove offers a secured wireless network called SKYNET, which utilizes WPA2 / WPA encryption technologies. To access this service, individuals will need an active USG Logon ID and will be prompt to utilize these credentials for authentication. For instructions on getting your device connected to the wireless network, please see the links below.


The Universities at Shady Grove offers an open wireless network access to all guests. We do encourage current students to connect to SKYNET for a more secure wireless connection.