Connecting to the new Haverford Wireless is a fairly easy process.
Guests: If you are a guest to campus, please follow the instructions for connecting to Haverford-Guest.
Tri-Co Community Members:
If you have a Haverford, Bryn Mawr or Swarthmore College email address, be sure to properly prepare your computer before attempting to connect to Haverford-Secure by following the directives below:
- Anti-Virus: Please remove any existing anti-virus software on your computer, restart, and then install Kaspersky Anti-Virus. This is incredibly important. Visit our Software Download page at http://antivirus.haverford.edu to download the Kaspersky installer.
- Update Your Computer’s OS.
- If you have a Mac, be sure you have Mac OS 10.5.8 or later (you cannot use the wireless with OS 10.4. Run Software Update to install all important updates.
- If you have a PC be sure you have Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8. Run Windows Update to install all important updates.
You can connect to Haverford-Secure wireless by first connecting the Haverford-Connect network, please following the instructions for connecting to Haverford-Secure.
Once you’ve successfully connected to Haverford-Secure, the first website you’ll be taken to is the Registration website. This site allows us to know who owns each computer, in case there’s a problem. Follow the instructions to register your computer.
If you’re having trouble connecting for the first time, please schedule an appointment to bring your device to the ProDesk.
If you had been previously connected, but find that you no longer can connect, please see our Wireless Fix-it Guide.