Guest Access to Information Technology Resources

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Information for CI Organizations

What technology resources are available to guests of my organization?

Campus guests may be granted privileges to access technology resources including:

  • Access to computers and the Internet in the Library and campus computer labs
  • Wireless Internet access

Access to other systems will be granted at the discretion of the hosting organization and Information Technology.

How do I request access for guests?

Please submit your request via email to the Help Desk at helpdesk@csuci.edu, or call 805-437-8552.

You will need to provide the following information to process your request:

  • Number of guests
  • Name of Hosting Organization
  • Name and Date of Hosted Event
  • List of systems to which access is required
  • Duration of guest access for each system

How far in advance should I make my access request?

Requests for guest access must be submitted to the Help Desk at least 5 business days in advance of the event start date.

Information for Guests

What technology resources are available to me as a guest?

Campus guests may be granted privileges to access technology resources including:

  • Access to computers and the Internet in the Library and campus computer labs
  • Wireless Internet access

Access to other systems will be granted at the discretion of the hosting organization and Information Technology.

How do I get wireless access?

Please visit the Wireless Access web page.

The easiest way is simply to join the CI_GUEST unsecured wireless network from your device. Once connected to CI_GUEST, use your web browser to open the captive portal, agree to our Terms of Use, then click "Log In".

Guest Terms of Use

Alternately, the host organization at CI may provide you with a your wireless username and password.

What is my username and password to access a specific system or service?

If you are connecting to CI_GUEST unsecured wireless network as a visitor, then you will not need a username and password in order to connect. Once you connect to CI_GUEST, use your browser to open the captive portal, agree to our Terms of Use, then click "Log In".

Alternately, the host organization at CI may provide you with a your wireless user name and password. If the host organization has given you a wireless username and password, click the link provided "For sponsored guest please login here".

Sponsored Guest Login 1

You will be redirected to a separate login page. Enter your username and password, accept the Terms of Use, and select the button "Log In".

Sponsored Guest Login 2