To get started, choose the appropriate option above.

UTD Guest

This is an open wireless network available on campus to accommodate short-term guests who simply need internet without full access to UTD network resources.

Step 1

  • Click the Wireless Icon on your device

Step 2

  • Select UTDGuest

Step 3

  • Open your preferred web browser and you will be forced to a “Terms of Use” page. If you are not sent to the page, enter in the address bar.
  • Enter in the provided username and password.
  • By clicking Submit, you agree to the terms of use outlined on the page.
  • Click Submit.
Note: You will now be able to browse freely using the UTDGuest wireless network, however, this process must be repeated each time you connect to UTDGuest.
If you will be using the campus wireless network for an extended period of time, we strongly recommend using our primary wireless network CometNet.
If you are a guest at the univeristy, you may request a guest account to use CometNet.

CometNet Guests

Available for request in order to access on network resources for university guests.

  • Valid for extended periods for an individual user.
  • This ID is designed for university affiliates, contractors, visiting scholars, etc.
  • Allows full access to campus resources such as email, computers, etc if requested.
  • To request CometNet access for an individual, an eCat request must be sumitted on behalf of the user. On the eCat request, the classification will need to be specified as guest, a date range will be required, and sponsorship is required.

Event Wifi

Available for planned events in order for guests to be granted easy wireless access on their devices for a limited time

  • Must be requested 7 days in advance.
  • Allows full wireless connection but not access to computers or other resources
  • Event WiFi may be requested by staff or faculty by contacting the OIT Help Desk and having an Atlas request created.