GUvisitor Wi-Fi

If you don't have access to eduroam Wi-Fi, the UofG staff member sponsoring your visit can get you a seven-day log-in for GUvisitor Wi-Fi. 

You will receive an email with your log-in details - keep this safe.

Once you are on campus, select your device operating system below for connection instructions.

How to connect

Windows

To connect

  1. Select the Network icon in the notification area, or go to Settings > Network > Change WiFi settings > Show available networks
  2. In the list of Wi-Fi networks, select GUvisitor > Connect 
  3. Wait for your device to connect
  4. The GUvisitor Wi-Fi log-in page should now appear. If it doesn't, open your browser and try to go to any webpage; the log-in page should now appear.
  5. Enter the Username and Password you received by email
  6. Click Login
  7. You will now see the Login successful window - if you wish to log out when you finish then keep this window open.
  8. If you allow browser popups, a new window will also appear with your default homepage. If you have disabled popups, open a new browser window to begin browsing.

To log out

  • Return to the Login successful window and select Log out.

Automatic log out

The service will log you out automatically after 20 minutes of inactivity. The countdown begins when your device hibernates or shuts down.


Mac OS X

To connect

  1. Go to System PreferencesNetwork > Wi-Fi
  2. Ensure that Show Wi-Fi status in menu bar is ticked
  3. Quit System Preferences
  4. From Wi-Fi menu at top of screen select GUvisitor
  5. Wait for your device to connect
  6. The GUvisitor Wi-Fi log-in page should now appear. If it doesn't, open your browser and try to go to any webpage; the log-in page should now appear.
  7. Enter the Username and Password you received by email
  8. Click Login
  9. You will now see the Login successful window - click Done
  10. You are now ready to use GUvisitor Wi-Fi

Automatic log out

The service will log you out automatically after 20 minutes of inactivity. The countdown begins when your device hibernates or shuts down.


iPad

To connect

  1. Go to Settings > Wi-Fi
  2. Ensure that Wi-Fi is on
  3. Under Choose a network, select GUvisitor
  4. Wait for your device to connect
  5. The GUvisitor Wi-Fi log-in page should now appear. If it doesn't, open your browser and try to go to any webpage; the log-in page should now appear.
  6. Enter the Username and Password you received by email
  7. Click Login
  8. You will now see the Login successful window - click Done
  9. You are now ready to use GUvisitor Wi-Fi

Automatic log out

The service will log you out automatically after 20 minutes of inactivity. The countdown begins when your device hibernates or shuts down.