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:

Wireless connection within the university: Eduroam

Via cable in the UGent buildings

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

University Halls of Residence

All housing units have high-speed internet access via Student Internet (wired & WiFi).