Connecting to UGentNet

Connecting to UGentNet

UGentNet is the internal computer network of Ghent University. Students and staff members can connect to the network using their account. Respect the rules of proper use of the network.



Connecting from outside the UGent network


You can also access internal UGent information over the internet at home or in other locations:

Important. No VPN needed for:

Via cable in the UGent buildings


Staff of faculties and departments, in UGent buildings, connect their computer to UGentNet using a UTP cable.

Via cable in the University Halls of Residence


Students in the University Halls of Residence connect their computer in their room using a UTP cable.


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