To get connected you must first ensure that your device meets the general requirements for connecting to the DIT network. If you wish to connect a mobile device such as a smartphone or tablet then please review our information on mobile device Wi-Fi connectivity.
A SSID (Service Set Identifier) identifies the public name of a wireless network. DIT currently advertise two SSIDs, i.e. two wireless networks.
1. Eduroam – (EDUcation ROAMing)
Eduroam is the roaming infrastructure used by the international research and education community which will provide DIT staff and students with the capability to connect to the eduroam wireless network in other colleges. See www.eduroam.ie for details.
Users who whish to avail of the Eduroam Service outside DIT Campuses should note that a limited Support Service is available. Users going off site should log a call with the Service Desk at least five days in advance to book an appointment to test their laptops compatibility with the Eduroam Service. Users should note when off site that the only assistance offered by the DIT Service Desk will be a password reset.
Note: The logon credentials used to access http://mydit.ie will grant you access to all wireless networks including Eduroam in other colleges across Europe.