University of California, Riverside



Connecting to "mobilenet"

Please follow these steps to connect to mobilenet. More detailed instructions are available for specific operating systems, if needed. You can find these instructions on the left navigation menu for Windows, Mac, and Linux. 

  1. Select "mobilenet" from your available wireless networks.
  2. Open up a web browser (Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, etc.)
  3. Go to any website (,, etc). The URL does not matter.
  4. You will be forwarded to a login page.
    • Read the policy and security information.
    • Enter your UCR Net ID.
    • Enter your password.
    • Press Login.
  5. If you enter the correct credentials, you will automatically forwarded to the URL entered in step 3.

Note that this is not a permanent registration. You will have to login after leaving the network for three hours.

Disconnecting from "mobilenet"

It is important to disconnect from "mobilenet" wireless to ensure that no other user accesses the Internet and applications with your Net ID.

To disconnect, either open the network connections and manually disconnect from "mobilenet" or access the wireless logout page,

Those who are responsible for shared computers and laptops may want to place an icon on the desktop and instruct staff, faculty, and students to use it at the close of testing.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Computing & Communications
Computing & Communications Bldg.

Tel: (951) 827-3555
Fax: (951) 827-4541