For an interactive map displaying wireless connectivity, mouse over and click each building to pull up specific WiFi information for that location.
UWM currently has two wireless services:
- UWM Union
- Golda Meir Library
- Bolton Hall
- Lubar Hall
- Lapham Hall
- EMS/Engineering and Mathematical Sciences Building
- Zilber School of Public Health
- Mitchell Hall
- Global Water Center
- Music Building
- Arts Center Lecture Hall
Coverage in these buildings includes all public spaces including coverage to meet anticipated capacity in University-assigned lecture halls, classrooms and labs. There is limited connectivity in restrooms and internal stairwells; no connectivity in external stairwells and mechanical rooms.
PROWLnet is the wireless services in public spaces such as hallways, and lounge areas throughout the rest of campus buildings. NOTE: Faculty, staff and students should use the secure "UWMWiFi" option in the Union and Library NOT the "public" option, which is unsecured, has limited bandwidth, and ties out after one hour without warning.
Questions? Contact the UWM Help Desk at 414-229-4040 or use the online request form at GetTechHelp.uwm.edu
Be sure to set up your personal devices including laptops, smartphones, and tablets today. (Device set-up instructions) Faculty and staff with University-owned device should contact their local IT support professional.
Need help with set-up? Visit the UWM walk-in Help Desk in Bolton 225 or the Library Learning Commons IT Consultant Desk, Monday-Friday from 8 a.m-5 p.m.