Students living in halls of residents can connect their devices to the UEA wired network. Examples of devices that can be connected include Play Station 4, Xbox One, Desktop PC, Mac, Smart TV's. These types of devices cannot be connected to eduroam, the Wi-Fi network at the UEA.

To connect your device to the wired network you will need an ethernet cable. These are available to collect from the UEA Accommodation Office.

You will then need to contact the IT Service Desk with the following information:

  • Your name
  • UEA username
  • Room location
  • MAC address of the device you wish to connect (a simple online search can give instruction on how to find the MAC address of your device).

Your device will not be able to connect to the wired network until you have supplied this information.

By connecting your device to the UEA wired network you agree to abiding by the UEA Conditions of Computer Use policy.