Current Students


  • Notification of Loss of Service - Visitor Wireless Network

    Date of work to be carried out: Monday 20 October 2014

    Duration: 07:30 - 08:00

    Who affected:  All users wanting to join and authenticate on UOS_VISITOR wireless network and ResNet visitors

    Services affected:  UOS_VISITOR wireless network and ResNet visitors.

    Description:  Essential maintenance to the authentication server for the networks mentioned above.

  • University IT and the ShellShock Bug

    You may have seen reports of a new IT security vulnerability dubbed 'ShellShock' in the national news. The 'Bash bug', also known as Shellshock, is located in the command-line shell used in many Linux and Unix operating systems, leaving websites and devices using these operating systems vulnerable to compromise.

    University IT are aware of the issue and are continuing to work with third parties to address any evolving concerns.
    As the extent of the ShellShock vulnerability becomes clearer, University IT will provide further updates and recommendations as appropriate.

    Help and Support            
    If you suspect that your university account has been compromised or you have any concerns with the information above please contact University IT on 01483 689898 or email

  • ResNet Wi-Fi Access Kits now available to order

    ResNet Wireless provides fast, hassle free and secure Internet in University accommodation. 

    To get wireless Internet access in your room as soon as you arrive you will need to purchase a ResNet Wi-Fi Access Kit for £12 from the Surrey Store:

    The ResNet Wi-Fi Access Kit has everything you need to get started including a wireless router and quick start guide.

    Once you have connected your device you will receive a range of benefits including up to 45 megabits per second download speed, ability to connect in excess of ten devices (including smartphones, tablets and games consoles), one year accidental damage cover and 24/7 telephone support. 

    As the device is pre-configured all you will need to do is plug it in and start enjoying the benefits!

    For more information on ResNet and the options available to you visit:

Event Calendar

  • Morag Morris Poetry Lecture 2014

    23 October 2014

    The University of Surrey has a very long and significant history of involvement in the post-war British poetry scene - and this is the result of one woman’s belief in the centrality of poetry to Higher Education. Although Morag Morris sadly passed away last year, the annual poetry lecture continues, with Barbara Hardy as the guest speaker this year, discussing the works of A.E Housman.

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  • Morag Morris Poetry Lecture 2014

    23 October 2014
  • Relaxation "To Go"

    23 October 2014

    Take time out of your day to relax. 

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