Free Wifi for guests of the University of Basel

The University of Basel offers free access for guests to the internet via Public Wireless LAN (WiFi) in its premises. On this page you will find step-by-step instructions on how to connect to the free wifi of the University of Basel as a guest.

Instruction

Requirements

a) Make sure that you are in an area with WiFi coverage.

b) To connect to the Public Wireless Lan of the University of Basel you need access to a phone.

c) Your notebook / PDA must be WLAN (WiFi) enabled.


Procedure

ITS

Connect to the WiFi "unibas-visitor".


Launch your internet browser. It should redirect to the landing page. Click on "Continue here".


If your browser tries to access an encrypted page, you may receive an error message. Click here to bypass this.


ITS

If you already have a code you can enter it now and click on "connect".


If you don't have a code yet, click on the link under "If you don't have a code yet, please click here to register".


ITS

On the registration page, please enter the phone number of your mobile phone, confirm the terms and conditions and click on "Register".


You will receive your free access code by SMS. If you do not receive an SMS or do not have a mobile phone, call the following number from a private Swiss landline or international mobile phone: +41 (0) 43 500 3456. You will receive a "spoken code" read out to you over the phone (costs for a call to the Swiss landline network apply). This code can also be entered at "Code".


ITS

Enter the access code you received on the welcome page.


Click on "Connect". You are now online and can move freely on the Internet.


Requirements

a) Make sure that you are in an area with WiFi coverage.

b) Your notebook / PDA must be WLAN (WiFi) capable.


Procedure

Connect to the WiFi "unibas-public".


Once connected you can either continue with a VPN connection to the University of Basel or set up Eduroam via the website https://mobile.unibas.ch.

Eduroam

Follow the link.


Service Desk

IT-Services
Spitalstrasse 41, 3rd Floor
CH-4056 Basel
Phone +41 61 207 14 11
E-mail: support-its@clutterunibas.ch

Access to 3rd Floor

The 3rd Floor is only accessible via Elevator. If this is not possible please give us a call from the Lobby and we will pick you up.

Walk-In Times

Please note that a visit to the IT-Service Desk is currently only possible between 08:30 and 12:00 rsp. 13:00 and 17:30. We thank you for your understanding.