Residence Halls Network Assistance
Residence Halls are equipped with Ethernet jacks, wireless connectivity and cable TV. Links below will bring you to instructions on how to connect your personal technology to these services in your room as well as common areas in CMU's residence halls.
What is Needed
- You will need your MAVzone username and password in order to register your device.
- You will need an Ethernet cable if you wish to connect your device to the Ethernet port in your room. Ethernet patch cables can be purchased at office supply stores, electronics stores, or the CMU bookstore.
- You will need a coax cable if you wish to connect a TV to the CMU TV system. Coax cables can be purchased at office supply stores, electronics stores, or the CMU bookstore as well.
Click the following link and reference the section titled Wired to connect devices to your dorm room Ethernet. Connect to CMU's Ethernet Network
Click the following link for assistance with connecting your wireless devices
Streaming Media & Game Consoles
Click the following link for assistance in obtaining the Ethernet address of your streaming media device or game console. Locating a Device Hardware Address
Click the following link for assistance in connecting your device to the Ethernet. Connecting Streaming Media Devices or Games Consoles
Connecting Your TV to Campus Cable
Click the following link for assistance in setting up your TV to campus cable. Connecting Your TV to Campus Cable
Students needing assistance with connectivity issues should contact the Help Desk for further assistance. Help Desk