alumni guest

University of San Diego’s open and FREE wireless network, usdguest, is available across campus for guests. In order to access the Guest Wireless, users will need to have a valid email address or social media account and must accept the following agreement:

You acknowledge:

  • that usdguest network is provided on an "as is", "as available" basis without warranties of any kind.
  • that the usdguest network may not be uninterrupted or error free.
  • that there is a higher risk that viruses and harmful applications may infect your device through usdguest.
  • that Information Technology Services does not guarantee the security of usdguest and that unauthorized third parties may access your computer or files or otherwise monitor your connection.
  • The USD Guest Wireless Network is restricted to web browsing, checking secure email and using a VPN connection with secure protocols.

How to connect to USD Guest WiFi

  1. On your device go into your Wireless settings and connect to the network called “usdguest”
  2. Open up a web browser and try to go to a website- this will activate the Guest WiFi login process
  3. You can log in using a social media account you already have, or you can register with an email address and create a custom login for the Guest WiFi.
  4. If you wish to register with a social media account, click on the type of account and type in the username and password that you use to log into that account
  5. If you wish to register with an email account, click on Register with E-mail
  6. Fill in your name, email address and create a unique password then click check the box next to Confirm to accept the terms of use
  7. Click Register
  8. A link will be sent to your email to confirm your guest account. You will have 5 minutes to check your email
  9. Open up a new window or tab on your web browser and log into your email. You will see a new email from “no-reply” with the Guest WiFi access link
  10. Open the email and click on the link that says “click here”
  11. You will be taken to a confirmation page. Click on Confirm. You will then be granted access

If you happen to lose connection to the guest wireless within your 24 hour time access, simply follow the steps above to re-register. 


If you encounter any issues connecting to usdguest or any further questions please contact the Help Desk at, call 619-260-7900, or stop by any one of our three locations (listed below).