Spring 2021 Virtual or On Campus Technology Onboarding & FAQ

New to Puget Sound but not quite sure where to begin? Follow the steps below to get you ready to access Puget Sound's wireless network and systems.

Steps For Off Campus Computing

  1. Your Puget Sound password must be current and only valid for 8 months.
     Click here for password guidelines.
     You will only have 1 password for accessing university resources.
  2. Verify that you are able to log into the following with your university credentials:
    • Your university email account via Webmail
    • myPugetSound known as the university’s academic and administrative portal
    • Learning Management System known as Canvas (click here to learn more) 
    • Puget Sound’s Google Suite of Apps known as G Suite
      First time users read instructions on how to create your account.
    • Create and log into your Puget Sound's basic Zoom account.

Steps For On Campus Computing

  1. Your Puget Sound password must be current and only valid for 8 months.
    Click here for password guidelines.
    You will only use 1 password to access all university resources.
  2. Get your computer setup to work on the wireless network: PS-CampusAccess
    Note: Your wireless computer will need to meet network requirements.
     How to Connect a Windows Computer to the PS-CampusAccess WIFI 

     How to Connect a Mac Computer to the PS-CampusAccess WIFI 
  3. Verify that you are able to log into the following:
    • Your university email account via Webmail
    • myPugetSound known as the university’s academic and administrative portal
    • Learning Management System known as Canvas (click here to get started)
    • Puget Sound’s Google Suite of Apps known as G Suite 
      First time users read instructions on how to create your account.
    • Create and log into your Puget Sound's basic Zoom account.


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