Information Technology

Network Access

Rivier University provides a network and internet access for current Rivier users and official guests. Wired and wireless access is available virtually in all student areas, including resident halls, and in many administrative locations.

In order to access the Rivier network, you must have a valid Rivier user account (Username and Password). Access information for Rivier University guests can be obtained by contacting Rivier Conference Services at (603)897-8464 or (603)897-8273 for employee sponsored guests.

Wireless Access

Access to the Rivier wireless network requires a wireless network adapter supporting A, G or N wireless connections. Available wireless services include:

  • RIVIER – The RIVIER wireless network is a SECURE network, using WPA2 encryption and 802.1x authentication to enhance the security of data transmissions. Any computing device used for personal or confidential data should use this network.
  • RivierGuest – The RivierGuest wireless network is a WPA2 PSK network using AES encryption. A pre-shared key is required to connect. This wireless network allows web access for our guests while visiting Rivier University campus. To gain access, registration is required with Conference Services or a department on campus. More information on Conference Services is available here.

Connection instructions for wireless networks:

Connecting to RIVIER 802.1x secure wireless network