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.


In case of connection problems you can try to restart the router on yourself. In most cases this will make your internet come back. 

If you have any questions, please contact SSN IT via My Page and post your question as "Report errors/defects". We will get back to you as soon as possible.

  • + Cable

    A router from SSN (Aruba 303H) has been placed in your apartment. To use a wired connection, you must connect the device you wish to use through this. Use one or more of the ports marked “Internet” (E1/E2).

    We recommend that you use network cables of the standard cat5e or newer.

  • + TV

    We are currently working on afinding a new solution for TV, more information comming soon.

  • + WiFi


    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 (Norwegian).

    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 can contact us to get the password for this network.

    Own WiFi

    You also have the option to create your own wireless network. This is done at The user name and password to log in are the same as on My Page at