Welcome to Wireless Access at Simpson College

Wireless access gives Simpson students, faculty and staff the freedom to use their laptop computers on the network, without being restricted by location. This technology expands the current educational uses of our wired network.  It allows students and faculty to collaborate beyond traditional classroom settings and pursue new academic directions.Faculty and staff can have their laptops configured by information service by calling (515)961-1411.  Students who own their own laptop can follow the instructions below.

Student wireless set up instructions (Windows XP only)

Student wireless set up instructions (Windows Vista and 7 only)

Student wireless set up instructions (Apple/Mac only)

Wireless FAQ

Simpson College’s wireless network is part of the entire campus computer network, therefore subject to the same policies.  For more details on Simpson’s computing polices use the policy link on the right.