We're excited that you will be joining the Law School Community soon and congratulate you on being accepted to Santa Clara University School of Law.



Hopefully, you have already done "Preparing for Orientation Part-1: Setting up SCU eCampus, G-Suite email, and Camino before SCU Law Orientation because you will need your SCU Network ID and password to complete the setup for SCU WiFi, Policy Key, and SafeConnect. On campus, you will need to be connected to SCU wireless network, specifically SCU-Student, to access the Internet and SCU network resources.


Important terms used in this tutorial


eCampus:This is the student administration portal where you can update and/or retrieve information on items like your Blind Grading ID, registration information, personal information, etc.

Student ID: This ID number assigned to you so that you can access eCampus, usually in the format of W100012345, where 100012345 is your student ID (also known as 11-digit access ID).

SCU Network ID: This your SCU Networking user account, i.e. your official SCU G-Suite email address minus the "@scu.edu." For example, the network ID for ilaw@scu.edu is ilaw

MySCU: This is single sign-on portal to access SCU Google Suite Apps and Camino.

Safe Connect: (Portal): Security layer managed by SCU IT to grant SCU users access to the Internet and SCU network resources via SCU-Student or SCU-Employee.
Policy Key: Small application that needs to be installed in order for Safe Connect portal to authenticate you on the SCU wireless network.
SCU-Student: Wireless high speed network for current SCU students only.
SCU-Guest: Public wireless network for SCU visitors on campus.

Smart Print: Pay for print system on campus. 



In order to get connected to SCU-Student, you must have a SCU Network ID and password. If you don't, then make sure to follow this tutorial to retrieve your SCU Network ID from eCampus.



Step 1. Check to make sure you have an approved anti-virus application. Check here for a list of approved SCU anti-virus software. If you do, then go to Step 2, otherwise, get a free anti-virus software from SCU's download page and install it. You may need to restart your computer to complete the Sophos Endpoint Security and Control (AV) application installation.



*NOTE: Temporary method to get to SCU's software download page is to connect to SCU-Guest wireless network or via a network data cable as shown below 


and then download SCU's free licensed version of Sophos AV by visiting SCU's software download site and then install it before connecting to SCU-Student.





NOTE: You will need your SCU Network ID and password to access the SCU's Sophos AV download login page above. Make sure to only download the correct operating system type for your computer and always download the home version.




Step 2. Now that you have an anti-virus application installed on your computer, you can now connect to SCU-Student wireless network and complete your final setup.


Select SCU-Student from list of available wireless networks.


Enter gosantaclara (all lower case) as the WiFi access key.


Open up a browser and access an external site like https://water.org to have our Safe Connect server prompt you to install the Policy Key.


Once you have downloaded and installed the Policy Key. You may need to restart your computer to finish the install. 


Check to make sure you are on SCU-Student, and then open up a browser again to access an external site like https://water.org. Safe Connect server will launch the Safe Connect portal login page. You will need to enter SCU Network ID and password. Click the box next to "I accept the accept use policy" and click on Submit.



If you can access an external web site, then you have successfully installed the Policy Key and authenticated with SCU's Safe Connect servers. You are now ready to access the Internet while on campus and/or use SCU network resources like the SmartPrint



If you need to print on Campus, your options are:


Guest Printing: For SCU guests that need to print on campus and can print using their personal email address.


Smart Print Mobile Printing: Print to a printer by send your document to an email address.


Smart Print Web only Print Center: An online web portal to upload your document and print anywhere on campus.


Smart Print client: Install SmartPrint local drivers and Pop Up client to print and release any print job on campus.