MITnet is the short name for MIT's campus-wide computer network.

Available To 
Students, Faculty, Staff, Affiliates, Visitors

Benefits and key features

  • Fast, reliable connectivity for MIT community members, guests, and visitors
  • Ubiquitous wireless coverage


Getting started

The preferred wireless network for members of the entire MIT community. Log in via your MIT Kerberos account.

​​Wireless connection for guests and visitors of MIT. Visitors connecting to MIT GUEST will be required to provide an email address or mobile phone number to access the network. This network is not encrypted and is not intended for access to internal resources.

Wired internet connectivity is also available to the MIT community members and guests. Setup may be required for devices when plugged into a wall jack.

Certain printers can be connected to MITnet via Ethernet cable. Wireless printers cannot use MITnet.