Student Wireless

Volunteer State Community College offers the students wireless Internet access for their own laptops. This wireless Internet access is available throughout the campus in all of the buildings. Students should be connecting to the NOSTRINGSATTACHED network for optimal performance. 

**Please Note** -  Wireless access is available only for currently enrolled students with an active Vol State computer account.  Student access to wireless should be available by the first day of classes.

The following list of Operating Systems are supported for connection to the wireless Internet:

  • Microsoft Windows 8
  • Microsoft Windows 7(all Service Packs, Updates, & Patches required)
  • Microsoft Windows Vista (all Service Packs, Updates, & Patches required)
  • Microsoft Windows XP (all Services Packs, Updates & Patches required)
  • Mac OS X (all Updates & Patches required)

Instructions for connecting to the wireless network are below.

If after following the instructions in the documents above you are still having problems connecting to wireless, please see a lab assistant in Mattox 111 or the Library.

Livingston Campus Wireless Internet

Wireless Internet access is also available on the Livingston Campus. If after following the instructions in the documents above you are still having problems connecting to wireless, please see a lab assistant in E211 or Newskills.

Highland Crest Campus Wireless Internet

Wireless internet access is also available on the Highland Crest Campus (Springfield). If you are a student on the Highland Crest Campus and have problems connecting to wireless, please see an IT Lab Assistant in the Library at Springfield.  If no Lab Assistant is on duty, you may contact the Coordinator of Student Services at the Highland Crest Campus.  Please note that Lab Assistants are not allowed to physically work on your personal equipment and only provide limited assistance with setting up a wireless connection.