Who can access wireless at Longwood?

All students, faculty, and staff have access to Lancernet wireless at locations across campus: LancerNet wireless coverage map (JPG). Students also have access to Shentel Wi-Fi in their residence hall rooms or Longwood managed apartment.

I will be visiting campus; can I connect to Longwood's Wireless Network?

A wireless network is available to visitors of the University. You do not need to obtain any prior approvals for this access. The visitor wireless network will simply appear in your available wireless connections list as "LancerNetVisitor." Upon connecting, a web authentication page will display prompting you to register by entering an email address.

How can I remove my logon credentials if I changed my LancerNet password?

Instructions to change your credentials for accessing Longwood's wireless network.

Who can I call if I'm having problems with LancerNet wireless?

Assistance for the wireless network is available at the Student Support Desk located on the ground floor of French Hall.


Monday - Thursday 9 am until 9 pm 
Friday and Saturday 12 noon until 5 pm 
Sunday 12 noon until 9 pm

Who can I call if I'm having problems with Shentel wireless?

For support of Shentel’s wireless network you should call their support desk at #1-855-267-7289. Support is available at this number 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.