Breisås 2

The units have free access to the Internet as an additional service.

General information:

Each user is responsible for all online activity. Abuse will be penalised with warnings or exclusion from the Internet depending on the type of abuse. You can find all our ethichal guidelines for Internet here. All users must comply with Norwegian law, and our residents must also comply with USN's rules for using the network.


Do you have questions about internet? Send an e-mail to [email protected] and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

  • + Cable

    Internet via cable


    To use a wired connection, you can connect your device directly to the wall socket. There are two outlets in the socket, use the port to the left/odd number. Authentication (login) is also required to activate the internet. You must log in with your student account (xxx[email protected] + password).


    See this guide for the procedure for Windows 10.


    You obtain your student account from the university at the start of studies. More information about student accounts can be found on the USN website for IT-services.


    To connect several devices to the internet at the same time, a switch must be used. The tenant must obtain this him or herself. See this guide for the procedure.


  • + WiFi

    These wireless networks are available in public areas (kitchen/lounge/hallway):


    This is the same wireless network that you will find on campus (in addition to a number of other locations). To log in to eduroam, you must use your student account ([email protected] + password). You obtain your student account from the university at the start of studies. More information about student accounts can be found on the USN website.


    Information about connecting to eduroam from various devices.


    Eduroam uses wpa-enterprise for authentication. This means you need both a username and password to log in. Many devices such as smart TV, Chromecast, Apple TV and gaming consoles do not support this and therefore cannot be used on Eduroam.

    SSN external 

    This wireless network is reserved for tenants who do not have an account to use eduroam. If you are not a student or employee at USN you will find the password under the Internet tab on my page.