Connecting IT for Students

Follow these steps to connect your computer to the SSU Wireless Network

  1. If you have not reset your network account password from the initial one-time password, please visit http://myid.shawnee.edu and select Change Network Password by clicking here. If you do not know your network account password please visit the Help Desk with a picture ID. Once your password is reset or known you can proceed with connecting your laptop to the wireless network.

  2. Click on the wireless icon -- Wireless Icon -- on your task bar. Select SSUnet, the Shawnee State University wireless network.

  3. Once you are connected, open your web browser and you will be re-directed to the SSUnet Sign On page. Enter your network username and password. Click “Sign On”.

    SSUnet Login - Screen 1

  4. The following screen will appear asking you to Accept or Decline the Policy 5.30 – Use of Campus Computing Resources.

    SSUnet Login - Screen 2


  5. The Welcome to SSUnet! screen will appear. Select “Continue” and click the home button on your web browser.

    SSUnet Login - Screen 3


Follow these steps to connect your smartphone or other mobile device to the SSU Wireless Network and Email.

  1. If you have not reset your network account password from the initial one-time password, please visit http://myid.shawnee.edu and select Change Network Password by clicking here. If you do not know your network account password please visit the Help Desk with a picture ID. Once your password is reset or known you can proceed with connecting your smartphone or mobile device to the wireless network.

  2. Please refer to your smartphone or mobile device manufacturer’s documentation for instructions on how to connect your smartphone to Wi-Fi. Connect your device to SSUnet, Shawnee’s wireless network.

  3. Once connected your smartphone or mobile device may automatically display the SSUnet Sign On page. If this page does not display automatically, simply open a web browser on your smartphone. Enter your network/email username and password and Click “Sign On”

    SSUnet Login - Screen 1


  4. The following screen will appear asking you to Accept or Decline the Policy 5.30 – Use of Campus Computing Resources.

    SSUnet Login - Screen 2


  5. The Welcome to SSUnet! screen will appear. Select “Continue” and click the home button on your web browser.

    SSUnet Login - Screen 3


  6. To add your Shawnee State email to your smartphone, first refer to your smartphone manufacturer’s documentation for instructions on how to add a new email account.

  7. When prompted choose “Microsoft Exchange”, “Corporate”, or “Active Sync” as the account type.

  8. Next, provide the details for adding the new account.

  9. Enter your entire “@mymail.shawnee.edu” email address as both the address and your username.

  10. Enter your password for your @mymail.shawnee.edu email account.

  11. When prompted for a server, enter “m.outlook.com” Please leave Domain blank.

  12. Press “Done” or “Save” and your Shawnee email will now appear in your smartphone’s or mobile device’s mailbox.


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