ResNet (short for Residence Hall Network & Computing) is a collaborative service provided by the Office of Information Technology, Housing & Dining Services and Residence Life.

ResNet is responsible for providing internet access and technology support to all resident students. Highlights of the ResNet program include:

  • A secure, high-speed, enterprise wi-fi network (BearNet Secure) providing fully-encrypted internet access throughout the residence halls
  • An open, high-speed, enterprise wi-fi network (ResNet WiFi) providing convenient internet access throughout the residence halls
  • A dedicated ResNet help desk, open 6 days a week during the academic year, to provide free technology-related support to resident students
  • A campus-wide, digital cable television service with a connection in every room
  • More than 60 public computers located in computer labs, lounges and lobbies throughout the residence halls
Hours of operation

Summer Hours:
Although ResNet doesn't have regular hours during the summer, you can contact us online or leave a voicemail message and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

Fall/Spring Hours:
M-Th: 10:00am-9:00pm
Fri: 10:00am-4:00pm
Sat: Closed
Sun: 4:00pm-9:00pm

T: 610-683-1310


The ResNet helpdesk is located in the Deatrick Hall lobby. The Deatrick Hall front doors are open to all students during our normal hours of operation.

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ResNet (Residence Hall Network and Computing Services) provides access, service and support of information technologies in order to promote the living/learning environment in the residential community. Furthermore, ResNet contributes to the development of residents through education and awareness/advocacy of current technology-related issues.

ResNet Mission Statement