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Wireless service on campus provides access to the Internet and campus resources. You must have a valid PSCC account in order to access the PSCC secure wireless network and have the appropriate wireless equipment. There are no wireless cards available for checkout. Please make sure that your wireless device is protected with the latest antivirus software available and is updated regularly. Antivirus software is available to download here.

There is also wireless Guest access available via the PSCC_Guest network option.  This requires a valid email address and allows the user Internet access but does not allow access to Pellissippi State sites. Therefore, all Faculty\Staff\Students should access the secure PSCC wireless network instead. The PSCC network remain in memory on your device until your PSCC password is changed.


Wireless Network Hours of Availability
Printing Capabilities
Support
Wireless Setup for PC - detailed
Wireless Setup for MAC - detailed
PSCC_Guest - detailed log in instructions

 

Detailed instructions for the PC or MAC are at the bottom of this page.

Wireless Network Hours of Availability:

Students: Monday through Saturday 7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Fac/Staff: Sunday through Saturday 6:00 a.m.. - 12:00 a.m.

Printing Capabilities:

Pellissippi State has wireless printing available at each campus. The printer locations are available in Open Labs (ERC327, BC139, DV138, MA147, ST2650).

Click here to access detailed wireless printing documentation regarding the PaperCut application. Note: Your print job will print in a monitored Open Lab. It will include a cover sheet that contains date\time and your PaperCut reference numbers.

Support:

Network and Technical Services provides webpage support for the Pellissippi Wireless Network. No technical or hands-on assistance is available for personal equipment. PSCC account issues related to Wireless networks may be directed to the Helpdesk at (865-694-6537) or you may go to an Open Lab for assistance.

Wireless Setup for PC:

Wireless Desktop Icon

Using Windows 7\XP:

    1. Click on the wireless network icon in the lower right of your screen.

2.  PSCC and PSCC_Guest should show up in the list of wireless networks.

To Login Select:

  • PSCC_Guest (Campus Guest)  click here for PSCC_Guest login instructions

 

  • PSCC (Faculty\Staff\Students)  - enter your PSCC username and password when prompted . Checking the "Connect automatically" button is a good idea for Faculty\Staff\Students as your network connection will be remembered eliminating the need for future login.  However, once your password is changed (every 90 days) you will be required to log in again.

 

Wireless Desktop Expanded

Using Windows 8:

    1. Navigate to the Charms Bar on the right by moving the mouse to the upper\lower right corner of the screen or by swiping the right edge of your screen. 
    2. Choose Settings and then choose the Wifi icon.
    3. PSCC and PSCC_Guest should show up in the list of wireless networks.

To Login Select:

  • PSCC_Guest (Campus Guest)  click here for PSCC_Guest login instructions

 

  • PSCC (Faculty\Staff\Students)  - enter your PSCC username and password when prompted . Checking the "Connect automatically" button is a good idea for Faculty\Staff\Students as your network connection will be remembered eliminating the need for future login.  However, once your password is changed (every 90 days) you will be required to log in again.

 

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Wireless Setup for MAC:

MAC Airport Icon
  1. Find the built in AirPort card symbol on the desktop and make sure AirPort is on.
  2. Verify that PSCC network is shown as available and checked.
  3. Once you have made these settings, you are now ready to log in.
  4. For the PSCC wireless network, enter your PSCC username and password when prompted Or click here for PSCC_Guest login instructions

 

PSCC_Guest Login:

1. PSCC_Guest (Campus Guests) - Once the PSCC_Guest wireless network is chosen in your device setup open any Browser and you should be prompted with a Sign-in screen. > Choose "click here"  and continue to fill out the prompted information for a guest account to be created.

PSCC_Guest

 

2. Enter your name , valid email address , and click to agree to "Terms of Use" > Click "Register"

 wireless registation

3. You may then click "Log In" on the next Registration Receipt screen to log in.

 

guest receipt

 

 

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