Information and Technology Services

Victoria University provides its residents with a fast-Ethernet connection to the University of Toronto Networks and to the Internet free of charge. Information and Technology Services provides stable connection to the Internet and technical support to the 800 students living in residence and for visiting conference guests who stay in residences.

 

Quick Links

·Online service request

·InformationCommons Help Desk

·Information Technology Services Status

 

Contact 
Information and Technology Services Office
Victoria College, VC 04C
vicu.resnet@utoronto.ca
416-585-4421
Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

 

Getting started on the residence network (ResNet)

·Wired access - Use the Getting Connected disc, included incheck-in registration package

·Wireless access - Connect to the U of T wireless network

 

Supported operating systems

·Microsoft Windows (Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8)

·Apple (OS X 10.5, 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, 10.9)

 

System requirements

·CD ROM or USB Drive (500MB free)

·Network Adapter - 10/100/1000Base-T

·Wired Router (Optional)

·A wired router may be used to connect multipledevices to a single data outlet.

 

Guidelines for using ResNet 
Users are responsible for their activity on ResNet.
Summary of guidelines for network use


3 steps to safeguard your computer 
1. Configure automatic security updates

·Apple Macintosh

·Microsoft Windows


2. Install and update anti-virus protection

·Please encure an antivirus is installed andup to date.


3. Enable the built-in firewall

·Apple Macintosh

·Microsoft Windows

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