Student Network Policy


This policy is intended for students currently enrolled at Milligan College.

Authorized Use:

  • The “Student_Wireless” network is for currently enrolled Milligan students only. Your Milligan username and password will be utilized to validate your identity.
  • All Milligan networks are for legal purposes only. Illegal use is prohibited and violators are subject to punitive action.
  • Use of the “Student_Wireless” network implies that the user has read and agrees to the Milligan acceptable use policy and all other applicable laws and regulations.
  • Commercial/for profit use is prohibited.
  • The “Student_Wireless” network should not be used to transmit confidential or sensitive information or to process credit card payments.
  • Student-owned wireless access points, routers, and switches are prohibited on Milligan’s network.

Use and Access Information

  • Milligan College provides a robust wireless network covering all academic, business, and residential buildings on campus. Much of the green space is also covered with wireless signal.
  • Due to the amount of bandwidth required by some applications and their effect on a shared resource, some protocols or programs may be blocked.
  • Use of peer-to-peer software that can be used to share files such as movies, music, or software in violation of copyright laws is strictly prohibited.
  • Gaming devices, Roku, etc. without a browser will need to be registered with the Department of Information Technology in order to connect to the wireless network. To register, please send an email to with your MAC address, location, and type of device.