Departmental users, including colleges, faculties and departments, are welcome to join this service to give Wi-Fi coverage in their own areas designated. In this way, departmental users can make Wi-Fi available at their laboratories, common areas and meeting rooms, for the convenience of their own staff, students and guests.
Check Central Wi-Fi service in public areas on campus.
Charged (details can be found at tab 4. Cost for joining Central WiFi Service)
Application required, please write to ITSC Service Desk
24 X 7; except maintenance period
The key features of the service include:
ITSC plays different roles in different stages of the service.
Much of the operating cost is minimized since technical support will be provided by ITSC. However, the cost for the hardware and installation varies with the following:
In addition, central WiFi provisioning in departments runs on a self-sustained basis. The annual charging fee can be found at Core and Fee-charging Service (via CUHK Login). The charges are to
CUHK Central WiFi service supports AirPlay. With appropriate devices and set-up, AirPlay can be used over CUHK Central WiFi via the following SSIDs:
Students and staff can now enjoy this wireless projection function in YIA Lecture Theatres 1 – 9 with the Apple TV installed by AVSU.
ITSC will work with other departments to support AirPlay in other places on campus which have the coverage of Central WiFi service. If your departments hope to implement the technology in your meeting or conference rooms, please contact ITSC for the feasibility study and assistance on the one-off set-up.
End of Support product should not be connected to the Central WiFi Service. Details