IT Services

Network Access

The University of Pennsylvania, as well as Weitzman School, host a multitude of networks that you can access. Here you'll find instructions on connecting to AirPennNet (the main campus WiFi), as well as the Weitzman School network.

AirPennNet Access

AirPennNet is the University’s WiFi network for members of the Penn community. Click here for setup and overall information for AirPennNet.

Quick Tips on Connecting to AirPennNet on a mobile device:

  • For iOS Users
    • Connect your WiFi to the "Connect to AirPennNet" network
    • Open Safari Browser
    • Navigate to a new, non "https" website
    • Accept terms & conditions on UPenn website, click next
    • Install AirPennNet profile
    • Input PennKey+Password
    • If authentication failed, you're probably using a bad password. Make sure to test your PennKey.
  • For Android Users
    • Connect your WiFi to the "Connect to AirPennNet" network (if a failed connection was previously attempted, hit "forget" on AirPennNet)
    • For "EAP Method" select "TTLS"
    • For "Phase 2 Authentication" select "PAP"
    • For "CA Certificate" select "Use System Certificates" or "Do Not Validate" if "Use System Certificates" isn't available
      • If "Use System Certificates" was selected, enter "upenn.edu" under "Domain"
    • For "Identity" input your PennKey and for "Password" input your PennKey password. Leave "Anonymous Identity" blank.
    • If authentication failed, you're probably using a bad password, or selected wrong authentication method(s). Make sure to test your PennKey.
  • For Windows 10 Users
    • Connect your WiFi to the "Connect to AirPennNet" network (if a failed connection was previously attempted, hit "forget" on AirPennNet)
    • Input your PennKey and password (if a separate authentication window pops up, you must "forget" AirPennNet under Settings > Network & Internet > Wifi > Manage Known Networks)
  • For Mac OS Users
    • Connect your WiFi to the "Connect to AirPennNet" network
    • Open Safari Browser
    • Navigate to a new, non "https" website
    • Accept terms & conditions on UPenn website, click next
    • Install AirPennNet profile
    • Input PennKey+Password
    • If authentication failed, you're probably using a bad password. Make sure to test your PennKey.
  • For Windows 7 Users
    • Connect your WiFi to the "Connect to AirPennNet" network
    • Open Internet Explorer
    • Navigate to a new, non "https" website
    • Windows 7 requires the installation of SecureW2’s enterprise client. You'll be prompted to download and install this app.
    • Go through the SecureW2 prompt and input your PennKey.

Weitzman School Network Access

Juno and Jove File Server

Juno is our student file server at the School of Design, while Jove is our faculty and staff file server.  Here you will be able to access several storage folders for various uses:

  • Home folder:  Each student,staff, or faculty receives 3GB of storage space, which will roam with your Desktop and Documents folders when you are logged in to one of our PC Lab machines.
  • Course folders:  Each course is given a course folder, where professors can store readings and documentation for students to access, students can share and collaborate on files, and assignments can be submitted in these course folders.
  • Public folder:  This directory contains a litany of information, including how to access certain software titles, and various other useful tools.

Accessing Juno or Jove:

  • Via PC:  While on the Design network, you can access Juno or Jove by navigating to \\juno.design.upenn.edu (or \\jove.design.upenn.edu) in your Windows File Explorer.  When prompted, login using the following information:
  • Via Mac:  While on the Design network, you can access Juno by opening the Finder, navigating the Go menu, and selecting Connect To Server (Shortcut: Command + K).  You will then navigate to smb://juno.design.upenn.edu (or smb://jove.design.upenn.edu)
  • Via Remote Access

Connecting to Weitzman School Course Folders

  • Connecting from a Windows Machine:
    • Go to Start -> Run
    • Type in \\juno.design.upenn.edu\Courses
    • Open the folder for the department
    • Search for your course; the format is Department-Course-Section-Title (Instructor)
  • Connecting from a Mac
    • In Finder, from the Go menu, select Connect to Server
    • In the Server Address field, enter smb://juno.design.upenn.edu/Courses, then press Connect
    • If prompted to connect to the resource, press enter
    • Open the folder for the department
    • Search for your course; the format is Department-Course-Section-Title (Instructor)