Cable Television Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What Cable Television Services are available?
Cable Television services are provided throughout the campus, classrooms, and common areas. One cable television connection is provided for each room in the residential housing facilities. There are 77 cable television channels.
How do I qualify for Cable Television Services and how much does it cost?
All students living on campus are eligible to receive cable television services. There are no additional charges for receiving cable television. Students are responsible for purchasing their own televisions and coaxial cables.
What equipment do I need to use the Cable Television Services?
In addition to a cable-ready television, you will need a television coaxial cable long enough (10 to 25 feet) to connect your television to the cable television wall outlet. If you do not have a coaxial cable, you can purchase one at any major electronics retailer.
I am connected but I am receiving only a few channels.
Remember, you need to set up your television to be “cable ready”. Use the program button or menu button on the remote control or your television to insure that your television is set to cable and not antenna.
Who do I contact if I have questions or problems?
Questions or problems with Cable Television Services should be reported to your RA.