Information Technology Services

Network Connectivity

ITS provides the infrastructure and support that enables Brandeis community members and guests to connect their devices to other devices on a given network and to the internet.

Network Device Registration: Netreg

Register and manage devices that need to connect to the network and the internet.

Media Access Control (MAC) Address

Media Access Control (MAC) address, sometimes referred to as a hardware or physical address, is a unique, 12-character alphanumeric attribute that is used to identify individual electronic devices on a network.

Wireless Connectivity

The official wireless network at Brandeis is eduroam, a a fast, secure, and encrypted Wi-Fi connection available at Brandeis and more than 12,000 locations worldwide, including 450+ colleges, universities, and research facilities in the U.S.

Virtual Private Network (VPN)

Pulse Secure, Virtual Private Network (VPN) software, allows you to securely access resources on the Brandeis network when you are off campus.


DHCP, DNS, IP Address management system enables devices to connect to the Brandeis wired and wireless networks, obtain an IP address and hostname.


If you have any questions or issues network connectivity, please visit the Brandeis Service Portal or contact the Technology Help Desk at or 781-736-HELP.