To the right you will find answers to some commonly asked questions about the new network.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Construction - how will my office, classroom, lab, and/or building be affected?
  • Security - what does the new network mean for security of my data and my identity?
  • Email - what's my quota, how do I connect to my email?
  • Travel - how do I access the Rice network when I am away from campus?
  • VPN - is VPN really necessary to access the Rice network when I'm not on campus?
  • Wireless - where is Rice's wi-fi?


phone: (713) 348-4357(HELP)
e-mail: helpdesk@rice.edu
visit:Mudd 103

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