[Small LACC logo] Los Angeles City College
IT Department

This page is provided by the IT department to answer some common questions.

For further technical information, call the IT Help Desk at extension 2049.

If you need training on using any of the LACC systems, contact the Teaching Learning Center (TLC) office at extension 2480.

Wireless Hotspots

  • Wireless Hotspots are available in a several buildings and open areas of the college
    (see map with hotspots in red highlight).
  • Logon is not required to connect wireless to the LACC web site but it is required for any other site.
  • Make sure that your wireless card is enabled. Many laptops have a button around the keyboard to enable/disable wireless connections.
    Check your laptop manual for more details.
  • How to use the wireless connection:
    * Open your browser (IE, Firefox, etc) and try to reach a Web site.
    * You will be prompted to enter your username and password.
    * On the Logon page, read the Terms of Use. Using the wireless network indicates that you are accepting them.

 

    Username and password
  • Students: Use your academic (UIA) username and password. Your academic username and password is the same as the one used at the computer labs. Click on the link below for more information.
    Student Accounts

  • Faculty: Use your academic (UIA) username and password. An academic username and password is automatically created for all faculty members. Click on the link below for more information.
    Academic Network

  • Staff: Use your Academic username and password. Staff Academic accounts are created by request. Please ask your supervisor to send an email request to ITHelpDesk@lacitycollege.edu. If you are in a supervisory position or above, you can send us you own request. Click on the link below for more information.
    Academic Network

 

    iPod, iPad and iPhone Instructions
  • Wi-Fi Configuration:
    * Make sure that your device Wi-Fi is on.
    * From the Wi-Fi Networks, select LACC_WIRELESS. Then, select the blue arrow icon to enter the Advanced Wireless settings.
    * Turn off Auto-Join and Auto-Login.
    * Return to the Home Screen.
    * Check your manual for more details.
  • How to use the wireless connection:
    * Load up Safari and try to reach a Web site.
    * You will be prompted to enter your username and password.
    * On the Logon page, read the Terms of Use. Using the wireless network indicates that you are accepting them.
[Image of iPhone wireless settings]

[LACC map showing Wireless Hotspots]