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Drive Up Wi-Fi

How to Connect to a Wireless Network

Dive-Up Wi-Fi Now Available

Drive-up wireless internet is now available during campus hours in all parking lots at MVC. Coverage and speeds are dependent on your proximity to the buildings adjacent to the parking lots and environmental variables. Learn more »

Wireless Network: RCCD_Inet

RCCD_Inet allows users to access the internet without having to login over and over again. There is no time limit to this network and no splash screen before you login. The network is also encrypted and more secure. This is the preferred wireless network!

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All users need to follow RCCD's Board Policy AP 3720, Computer and Network Use.

See details on how to connect to the wireless network

 

Drive Up Wi-Fi

Drive up Wifi

Drive-up wireless internet is now available during campus hours in all parking lots at MVC (see map below for exact locations). Coverage and speeds are dependent on your proximity to the buildings adjacent to the parking lots and environmental variables.

This project, funded by CARES Act II funding, is a new addition to the services MVC already offers. Drive-up Wi-Fi offers you reliable internet connectivity needed to complete online work from the safety and comfort of your automobile.

Internet connection steps remain the same:

  • Connect using your RCCD email and password
  • MVC students and staff vehicles only
  • Intended for educational purposes, not a social space
  • Student Code of Conduct applies
  • Area monitored by RCCD Police Department
  • Current hours of operation are:
    • Monday - Friday from 8 am - 4 pm
  • Restrooms are available as follows:
    • Lots A, B, D - Library first floor men's and women's
    • Lot C - Dental unisex restroom
    • Lot E - PSC 19 unisex restroom

 

 View a map of Drive-Up Wi-Fi Points pdf

 

How to Connect

Free Campus Wifi

You must visit and successfully login to the Portal web site, portal.office.com, and accessed your email account in order to connect to the RCCD_iNet wireless network. The following is the procedure for connecting to the wireless network and should only be done after you have successfully logged into your email account.

  1. On your device, find the wireless connection icon. It might look like one of these:

    Wireless Icon Sample   Wireless Icon Sample

  2. Find the wireless network RCCD_Inet

  3. Click Connect

    NOTE:
    • if asked to select Security Type, select WPA and WPA2 Enterprise
    • if asked to select the EAP Method, select PEAP
    • if asked to select Inner Authentication Type, select MSCHAPv2
    • if asked to select a CA Certificate, select Do not Validate

  4. You will be prompted to login using your own username and password, which is the same as your college email.

    • Your RCCD email address and email password serves as your login information. For example: john.doe@mvc.edu or username@student.rccd.edu
    • Guests: See information on the Guest network below.

  5. If you get a certificate warning, go ahead and accept/trust it.

 

Wireless Internet for Vendors and Guests

Vendor/Guest Access to the Wireless Network

  • Any guest of the district – i.e. a guest speaker, vendor, or other guest of the college or district can received access through a department sponsor. Please ask your contact at the college or district to submit a request through the district Helpdesk (helpdesk@rccd.edu).
  • A guest account can take up to 24 hours to process, request it as soon as possible.
  • Sponsored events can be allowed if given ample advanced notice to the helpdesk.
  • Have the following information ready: day and time of the event, number of users, name of the event.

Wireless Guest Network: RCCD_Guest

The RCCD_Guest wireless network is available on all three colleges. This wireless service is for guests to access the network without requiring prior permission. The guest network will only allow users two hours of access before requiring you to login again by providing an email address. This service may not be available at the satellite campuses or other district sites.

Users of the Guest wireless network will be limited to access the CCCApply and RCCD websites only!

  • The Guest wireless network is intended for college applications only.
  • Once your application has been submitted and approved you will be given a District Student email account which you can use to access the RCCD_iNet wireless network. Instructions are above.
  • Any guest of the district – i.e. a guest speaker, vendor, or other guest of the college or district can received access through a department sponsor. Please ask your contact at the college or district to submit a request through the district Helpdesk (helpdesk@rccd.edu). A guest account can take up to 24 hours to process.
  • Sponsored events can be allowed if given ample advanced notice to the helpdesk.