Guest access to the University WiFi/Wired network

Guests at the University have three options to access the network:

To generate temporary credentials or an event code follow these guidelines

Access with event code (self service access)

  1. Connect to "polimi" wi-fi network or plug the cord into a active socket for wired connection (where)
  2. The system redirect to Captive portal 
  3. Go to Guest Access and Conferences
  4. Insert your mobile telephone number and the Event code provided by the event manager
  5. you'll receive a SMS containing the UserID and Password.

NB: The service is available only for Italian SIM cards. The number provided will be automatically entered in the list of credentials and used to identify the user to ensure the required traceability.

Access with temporary credentials

  1. Connect to "polimi" wi-fi network or plug the cord into a active socket for wired connection (where)
  2. The system redirect to Captive portal 
  3. Go to Guest Access and Conferences
  4. Log on with the credentials provided by the event manager

IDEM federated access

Guest users members of IDEM federated entity can access "polimi" wi-fi network, or use wired "base access", with the credentials provided by their institution of affiliation.

Eduroam federated access

Guest users members of Eduroam federated entity can access the "eduroam" wi-fi network using the credentials provided by their institution of affiliation.

How to enable guests

To permit the access to the University's  WiFi/Wired  network to guests or participants at seminars, workshops and conferences, an "event" must be created using the Management of temporary credentials for WI-FI/Wired access application, available on the  Online Services, Administration section.

Event managers: Teaching staff, department Heads, Deans, Directors, Heads and Managers, Servizio Gestione Eventi ed Orari Didattici office, as well as anyone with specific authorisation.

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