Wireless Access at the Libraries


Wireless network access is available in all Library facilities at the University of Texas at Arlington. Network access is available for wireless-ready PC and Mac laptop computers and other wireless devices.

Learn more about wireless networking at UT Arlington.

Connecting to the Wireless Network

Click on the appropriate network below for installation instructions.

  • UTAwireless Setup: This open network can be used to automatically configure Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Mac OS X, and Apple iPhone systems for wireless access. It is not an encrypted network.

  • UTA Auto Login: This encrypted network provides a simple, yet secure,method of connecting to UTA's campus network for Windows, Mac, Linux, Windows mobile, and Apple iPhone systems.

  • UTA Web Login: This encrypted, secure network requires users to log-in before a browser is launched. This network is best used on shared computers and mobile devices. Useable with Windows, Mac, Apple iPhone, and Linux systems.

Wireless Coverage

The campus wireless network is configured to maximize connectivity in popular study areas throughout all Library facilities on campus. Even so, you will find certain areas of the Library may have trouble connecting to the wireless network. We are aware of such gaps and hope to increase coverage in these areas as funding permits.


If you experience any problems connecting to the campus wireless network, visit the OIT Help Desk on the first floor of Central Library or contact them at helpdesk@uta.edu.