Getting Internet Access

Connect to the world

Access to the internet can provide you with news, information, connections with friends and family, and a quality educational experience. As Mississippians, we understand that not everyone in Mississippi has a high-speed internet connection at home. So, we put together a list of locations with free internet access across the state.

Fant 24/7 Computer Lab

If you are in the Columbus area, Fant Memorial Library offers a 24/7 computer lab for current students.

Library 24/7 Lab

On Campus Access


Whether you are taking class on campus or online, as a W Student, you have access to student spaces like the Hogarth Student Center, Stark Recreation Center, Fant Memorial Library, and Common Grounds Cafe. These spaces can offer you a quiet place to study and connect to the internet.

University Outdoor Wi-Fi Hotspot

Students may access a wireless hotspot on the MUW campus in the parking lot between Turner Hall and Eckford Hall. It is only available for MUW students via the WNet Wifi network. Students are reminded that they will need their MUW ID to enter campus.

Connect to WNet

Public Wi-Fi Hotspots

The map below lists publicly available wi-fi hotspots accessible from parking lots where students can access their classes from across the state.