Spotlight on Information Technology
eduroam Wireless Network at Virginia Tech March 20, 2015
The secure worldwide federated network access service developed for the international research and education community is known as eduroam (education roaming). This federation can be used at Virginia Tech by faculty, staff, and students, as well as by visitors from participating institutions. Virginia Tech faculty, staff, and students may use eduroam at participating universities and institutions across the United States and around the globe. Virginia Tech students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to use the eduroam wireless network by connecting to www.eduroam.us at Virginia Tech.
eduroam works with your username (yourPID@vt.edu) and your network password. For more information, see https://computing.vt.edu/content/eduroam.
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The mission of Virginia Tech's Information Technology organization (IT) is to serve the university community and the citizens of the Commonwealth of Virginia by applying and integrating information resources to:
- Enhance and support instruction, teaching and learning;
- Participate in, support and enhance research;
- Foster outreach, develop partnerships with communities and promote the capabilities of advanced networking and communications;
- Provide, secure, and maintain systems allowing the university to accomplish its missions.
Oversight of the security of university information technology resources and information is entrusted to the Vice President for Information Technology by the Virginia Tech Board of Visitors »
The Current Information Technology Annual Report describes the organization’s accomplishments for the 2013-2014 year.
The computing.vt.edu website provides information on IT services.