We offer a basic package which includes limited internet, cable television and telephone.
For a wired network connection, each bed space is equipped with a residential gateway, which includes the standard bandwidth of 10 Mbps symmetrical (meaning both directions) connection. You will need a Cat5 Ethernet cord to connect your computer to the gateway.
In addition, wireless (Wi-Fi) service is available in all Housing residential areas. Connect to the SJSU_Premier wireless network using your SJSUOne ID and password.
IPTV is a network-based television service offering over 90 channels of content. You can check out a Roku player from the Campus Village Computer Lab and use it to connect to your TV.
In addition, we provide a wireless connection to Philo IPTV for all SJSU students, faculty and staff via PC, MAC, iPad, iPhone, Android or tablet.
This IPTV service is distributed across campus via the campus Wi-Fi network and is available to all housing residents, current students, faculty and staff—anywhere on campus.
Recommended TV with Built-in Roku Player
If you wish to use your own personal equipment, you have the option to purchase your own TV with built-in Roku 3 player from a vendor of your choice.
Here are some manufacturers that have partnered with Roku:
- Haier Roku TV
- Hisense Roku TV
- Insignia Roku TV
- Sharp Roku TV
- TCL Roku TV
We suggest that you do your own research as far as models and monitor size. These are a matter of preference. More information can be found on the Roku website.
If you are interested in activating telephone service in your room, please visit University Housing Services to complete a Telephone Activation & Cancellation Form (pdf). There is a one time installation fee of $20 plus a fee of $9.95 per month.