Wi-Fi for Guests


Visitors can access Wi-Fi at UNSW by connecting to the UNSW Guest Network. 

Please note Guest Wi-Fi is not intended for existing staff or students and will not allow access to UNSW internal systems. If you are an existing UNSW staff or student, please use the Wi-Fi for Staff and Students service. Click here for more information.

Guest Wi-Fi is available across all UNSW campuses.

Self Help Guides

In order to connect to the guest wi-fi network please follow the steps below:

Step 1 -  Navigate to Wi-Fi settings and connect to the 'UNSW Guest' Network.

Step 2 -  You will be redirected to a registration screen and be asked to provide your name and e-mail details. You will also need to accept the T&Cs and Privacy Statement before proceeding. If you are not automatically redirected to this portal, go to the following link: https://guest.wireless.unsw.edu.au/guest/guest-email-login.php

Guest Wifi - registration

Step 3 - After clicking Register, you will then land on a welcome screen, which says you have temporary (approximately five minutes) access, before being redirected to the UNSW home page. You will need to promptly navigate to your mail account to get the activation link.

Guest Wifi - temporary access- please go to your email

Step 4 - Use the Activation Link from the email to activate the access:

Activation Link

Step 5 - You will land on a confirmation screen asking you to confirm (or reject) Wi-Fi access:

Guest Wifi - Confirm Access to to use the guest Wifi network

Step 6 - After choosing, you will be redirected to a final screen confirming or denying Wi-Fi access to your device. You will have one week of continuous access. After that time, you can repeat the registration process as often as you wish:

Guest Wifi - Confirmation of Wifi Access

Reminder – UNSW staff and students should not connect to UNSW Guest as it has restricted access. If you are a staff or student please connect to the Uniwide Network.

Troubleshooting Guides

If you receive an 'Invalid Registration Token' error after clicking the activation link then the link has expired. Complete the registration again and wait for a new activation link to be sent:

Guest Wifi - Invalid Registration Token