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Network upgrade notice: Schedule for February 2022

Notice of outage for wired and wireless network.

The University’s wired network is now due to be upgraded. The work taking place is to upgrade the hardware to enhance the experience you receive when accessing services on campus through a wired connection. 

The following locations will be subject to disruption as we upgrade network hardware to enhance your IT experience.



2-4 February

HiPac / Seb Coe / Paula Radcliffe Athletics Pavilion

7-8 February

Holywell Houses + Fairmount (Incl Whitehouse)

10 February

Bridgeman Building

11 February

Student Accommodation Centre - Campus Living

16 February


17 February

FM / Geography

21 February

Sir Arnold Hall (Admin 1)











From 8am-1pm there will be some disruption to the eduroam Wi-Fi and wired networks while the work is being carried out.

We are recommending colleagues work remotely or from an alternate location on campus on the day of the changeover to minimise the impact they experience. 

Following the upgrade, if you previously connected a personal laptop or computer to the wired network, you will be required to register your device to connect to the new network – please visit the Network 2020 project webpage Post upgrade tab.

For regular updates including confirmed dates, notice of completed works, and FAQs, please visit the dedicated webpage.

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact the project team