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Registration Process (for Carleton Guest)

Visitors to the Carleton campus can access our guest wireless network. To do so, however, you must first register your wireless device on the network following these simple steps below.

Select the "Carleton Guest" wireless network on your computer or mobile device.
If the web page shown on the right does not appear, please point your browser to https://connect.carleton.edu/

There are three methods for 


 


Quick and Simple 5-day Registration

This is the simplest method of registering on our network, but will only grant you access for a period of five days, after which you will need to re-register.

  1. Click on the link that reads "Temporary access without registration".
  2. The following usage agreement will appear. Please pretend to have read it and click the checkbox next to "I accept the terms"
  3. Click on the Submit button.
  4. Your network access will now be enabled. This will take a few moments, during which the following screen will appear.

 


Register Using Google Credentials

You can register your device on Carleton's guest network using your personal Google credentials. This registration is essentially indefinite, though the standard guest network restrictions apply.

  1. Click on the link that reads "Sign in with Google (non-Carleton)".
     
  2. The following usage agreement will appear. Please pretend to have read it and click the checkbox next to "I accept the terms"
     

  3. Click Login on the following screen:


  4. You will now be taken to Google's login pages. Login as normal using your personal (non-Carleton) Google account.
    Please note, Carleton will does not receive any of your personal Google account information as a result of this process.
     
  5. Your network access will now be enabled. This will take a few moments, during which the following screen will appear.
     

 


Register Using Personal Email or SMS (Text)

You can register your device on Carleton's guest network using a personal email address, or via SMS text through your mobile phone. This registration is essentially indefinite, though the standard guest network restrictions apply.

Registering by Email

  1. Click on the link that reads "Guest signup via email or SMS".

  2. Click on the Email-based registration button.
     
     
  3. Enter your email address on the following screen, then click Submit:
     

  4. You will now be granted 2 hours of access to the network in order to access your email.
    The following screen will appear on your web browser as your temporary registration is verified:

    If prompted, you may need to restart your wireless to pick up the new connection.

  5. Access your email account.
     
  6. Click on the verification link included in your email.
     
  7. You will be taken to a page that will confirm your registration.

Registering by SMS / Text Message

  1. Click on the link that reads "Guest signup via email or SMS"

  2. Click on the SMS-based registration button.
     

  3. Enter your mobile phone number and provider on the following screen, then click Submit:


  4. You should receive a text within one minute. If you don't, re-enter your phone number or register by email instead.
     
  5. Enter the alphanumeric PIN that you received via the text message in the field on screen. then click Confirm.
     
  6. Your network access will now be enabled. This will take a few moments, during which the following screen will appear.

 

 


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