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Wifi in Newark

A map of the wifi available in and around the Rutgers-Newark Campus

Wifi in Newark

Internet Access Resources for Students

A number of providers of internet access have committed to providing access to students via the Keep Americans Connected Pledge. The arrangements vary among providers so check these webpages for the details:


Emergency Broadband Benefit program

The new Emergency Broadband Benefit program is a federal program that provides subsidies of up to $50 per month (or $75 per month if you live on qualifying Tribal lands) to those who meet certain eligibility criteria.  This discount can be applied to new or existing internet service. Visit the link below for more information

Emergency Broadband Benefit

How to Connect to the VPN:

Current students, staff, faculty, and guests of the university are eligible to use the VPN. A current student is defined as a student currently registered in courses with the university. If you feel you need access and do not fit into any of these categories, you may apply for a guest account.

Virtual Private Network


Student Technology Loan Program

If the above resources haven’t helped you with your internet access, please visit the Student Technology Loan Program Page.

Student Technology Loan Program