The Georgia Tech LAWN (Local Area Walkup & Wireless Network) is
designed for students, faculty, staff, and
who are mobile network users. The LAWN gives mobile users
access to the Internet and most campus computing resources. LAWN access is available from
nearly every building on campus including offices, labs, classrooms, student residence halls, and some outdoor spaces.
Some campus locations, the library and many classrooms for example, also provide wired
(Ethernet) LAWN ports. The following Wi-Fi networks (SSIDs) make up LAWN:
is a secure world-wide roaming authentication service which allows users from
participating members of the research and education community to connect to
WiFi networks when visiting eduroam community member locations. eduroam allows
GT users to access Wi-Fi throughout the campus and when traveling. Visitors
from institutions participating in eduroam to login to LAWN without the need
for guest sponsorships or visitor passes.
provides a connection method for wireless devices that are not enabled with
WPA2 Enterprise authentication and thus cannot connect to the eduroam network.
GTother uses WPA2 with PSK (pre-shared key) authentication and web based
authentication of users.
is the commercial wired and wireless network service for campus visitors
providing seamless wireless mobility throughout the campus, and is available at
all wireless locations on the Atlanta and Savannah campuses, including the
Georgia Tech Hotel and Conference Center.