DuqNet, Duquesne University's high-speed wireless network, provides wireless connectivity across all campus buildings and in many outdoor areas. Students, faculty and staff can connect to DuqNet on their personal and university-managed devices.

More information about DuqNet is available in our network policy

Connecting to DuqNet

You can connect to DuqNet on most devices by selecting the wireless network named "DuqNet" and signing in with your MultiPass username and password. However, some devices require you to change network settings in order to connect to DuqNet. Instructions for connecting to DuqNet on different operating systems is available below.

Windows 7

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Windows 8

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Windows 10

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Gaming and streaming devices can connect to the DuqNet Internet of Things (IoT) network. Visit our DuqNet IoT page to learn more.

DuqNet Guest Wi-Fi Access

The DuqNet Guest network is reserved for individuals visiting the university, such as guest speakers or conference attendees. University employees can request a DuqNet Guest account for a guest by sending an email to help@duq.edu with the following information:

  • The name of the guest
  • Length of time the guest account is needed
  • Preferred username and password for the guest account.


What does my tuition pay for with respect to the Internet connection in my dorm room?

All Living Learning Centers (LLCs) have been updated with state-of-the-art wireless technology, including a dedicated wireless network for gaming and streaming devices.

Only WPA2 Enterprise devices can connect to DuqNet. Any non-WPA2 Enterprise devices, such as Apple TV, Xbox or Roku, can be registered to connect to DuqNet IoT.

Is CTS blocking any websites or Internet applications?

Duquesne University does not block any websites or applications that use the Internet.

Can I connect a personally-owned wireless router, FTP server or web server to DuqNet?

The policy for student use of DuqNet does not permit the operation of a server or router of any kind. Personally-owned servers and routers will not operate on DuqNet.