Instructions for connecting your new computer to ResNet (popularly referred to as the Purple Packet) are available in the ResNet Office. The instructions are also available on the ResNet website ( - the links are listed in the left column.

    Incoming students will receive a Purple Packet during residence hall check-in when they arrive on campus in August.

    If you are having problems connecting your computer to ResNet, please complete a ResNet Problem Report Form at and a ResNet Computer Consultant (RCC) will contact you for an appointment.

    Please be patient if you are calling the ResNet Helpine during Orientation Weekend in August or during the first week of classes. We receive an overwhelming amount of calls during that time. If you repeatedly call and do not speak to us, please continue to try calling or simply visit the ResNet Office.

Last Modified July 27, 2011