Network & Communications
This page will give you step-by-step instructions on connecting your game console to American University's wireless network, and also the SafeConnect enforced wired network.
You can easily connect your game console to American University's wireless network. To do so, follow the instructions in the following online video tutorial:
Connecting Your Game Console to the American University Wireless Network
To connect your Xbox game console to the AU network, please follow these steps:
To connect your PlayStation game console to the AU network, please follow these steps:
To connect your Wii game console to the AU network, please follow these steps:
Connect your Wii to AU's wired network with an ethernet cable.
If You Have Internet Channel On Your Wii
If You Do NOT Have Internet Channel On Your Wii
The connection process for portable game consoles should be similar to the above instructions. For Nintendo DS, follow the Wii instructions. For Sony PSP, follow the PlayStation instructions.
If you have a portable console that is not similar to the above consoles, please contact the OIT Help Desk for assistance with connecting to the network.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the IT Help Desk at 202-885-2550, firstname.lastname@example.org, or AskAmericanUHelp.