Wired Network for Students (ResNet)

ResNet, USC’s residential network, provides users with network connectivity in residence halls.


  • Network speeds of up to 1 gigabit per second
  • Available on the University Park and Health Sciences campuses
  • Configuration and troubleshooting support provided through USC Housing


All USC students are eligible to connect their computers to ResNet.

Getting Started

For instructions on connecting to ResNet, find the appropriate documentation for your operating system using the links in the documentation menu on this page.

If you live on the Health Science Campus, see the Connecting to ResNet at HSC page for additional information on connecting to ResNet on the HSC campus.

Data Security

ITS recommends that all users maintain a firewall, as well as antivirus and antispyware software. Links to free firewall and antivirus software, along with additional information, are available on the ITS Security page.


Contact USC Housing Services at 213-740-4646 for help with your ResNet connection.


This is a free service.