Wi-Fi and Free Internet Service
If you're looking for Eduroam Wi-Fi Hotspots, consult the map to your right.
Several companies including Charter, Spectrum, and Comcast have announced plans to offer free internet service for 60 days to households with students as classes are moving online amid concerns about COVID-19. Please contact the companies at the phone numbers below to arrange services. Note: Eligibility may vary by individual service provider.
- Charter and Spectrum - 844-488-8395
- Comcast - 855-846-8376 for English speakers or 855-765-6995 for Spanish speakers
Students with wireless phone service may consider adding a personal hotspot to their plan in order to create their own WiFi network from a smartphone. Most providers (e.g. Sprint, T-Mobile, AT&T, Verizon) offer personal hotspot service to be added to wireless plans for approximately $10 per month.
Need a Laptop?
Information & Educational Technology is here to help students who need a loaner laptop. Interested students, please complete the Student Laptop Checkout Request.
Additionally, Financial Aid and Scholarships can provide eligible undergraduate and graduate FAFSA filers and undergraduate CA Dream Act Filers at UC Davis with a computer loan for up to $2,500. This loan can be requested once during a student's academic pursuit at UC Davis: https://financialaid.ucdavis.edu/computer-purchase
More Tech Resources for Students
- IET COVID-19 Updates
- Zoom Guide for Students