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Undergraduate Residence services

AirYorkPLUS

Wireless Access In Undergraduate Residences - FREE!

New for this year!

We are excited to announce that students living in the Undergraduate Residences (with the exception of those living in Founders Residence) will have access to an enhanced wireless and wired internet.

AirYorkPLUS provides wireless interent access to York Undergrad Residences featuring improved security, performance, convenience and mobility.

How do I connect?

  • If you have a device running Windows Operating system, run the AirYorkPLUS Setup Application (Windows only).  Once you configure your Wi-Fi client (laptop or tablet/smartphone, etc.), the client will atutomatically connect to AirYorkPLUS as soon as it is within range of an AirYorkPLUS access point.
  • Access to AirYorkPLUS requires a Passport York login and password.
  • Security: network traffic is encrypted between the client and the AirYorkPLUS access point.
  • Better performance in high-density settings such as lecture halls and libraries where many Wi-Fi clients are active simultaneously.
  • IMPORTANT: Most performance improvement are available only to Wi-Fi devices with dual-band radios. For further details, please consult UIT's recommendations on selecting/purchasing a Wi-Fi client device for use.
  • WiFi-Info provides access to information about Wi-Fi service and setup.


Need Help?

  • Submit your support reqeust using our online Problem Report Form.
  • Cotnact InRes Support at 416-736-5611 (Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:50 pm)

FAQ

Q:

My Passport York login works on other web application.

Why do I get "invalid password" error when trying to connect to AirYorkPLUS? 

A:

  • If your password  has more than 8 characters in length.  Try enter only the first 8 characters.
  • If you have not changed your password in over a year you may need to change it now.
  • Follow the instructions below to change your password:
    1. Connect to AirYork Wi-Fi network (or your mobile data network).
    2. Go to mms.yorku.ca
    3. Click on the check box beside "Click this box before logging into to change your Passport York password".  Log in using your current Passport York username and password.  Follow the prompts to change password.

      Note: Password can only be 7 or 8 characters long and may not contain a semi-colon (;) or double quotes (").

  • If you have forgotten your username or password then follow the instructions to reset.

 


SERVICE OUTAGE NOTICE : 

Risk Advisory: CSBO Notice of Service Interruption, Electrical on Friday, October 17, 2014 between 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM.

 

Please be advised that in order to accommodate Toronto Hydro Electrical Grid reliability improvements, the following buildings will experience a three (3) minute power interruption on Friday, October 17, 2014 between 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM.  During this interruption, campus steam and chilled water supply will be delivered at a reduced capacity.


Founders College
Founders Residence
Winters College
Winters Residence
Stong College
Stong Kitchen
Stong Residence
Calumet College
Calumet Residence
McLaughlin College
Tatham Hall Residence
# 320 Assiniboine
Norman Bethune College
Norman Bethune Residence 

Your patience and cooperation during this service interruption is appreciated.  If you have any questions or concerns please contact Shawn Payne, Assistant Chief Engineer at extension 55623.   For any concerns during the interruption, please contact Security at extension 33333.

 

 

Risk Advisory: CSBO Notice of Service Interruption, Electrical on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 between 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM.

 

Please be advised that in order to accommodate the relocation of an electrical transformer at the Steeles Main Substation, the following buildings will experience a three (3) minute power interruption on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 between 7:30 AM – 8:30 AM.

Vanier College
Vanier Residence
#340 Assiniboine
#360 Assiniboine
#380 Assiniboine
Atkinson Residence
Passy Gardens  

Your patience and cooperation during this service interruption is appreciated.  If you have any questions or concerns please contact Shawn Payne, Assistant Chief Engineer at extension 55623.   For any concerns during the interruption, please contact Security at extension 33333.

 

UIT Service Outage Notice: Thursday October 2, 2014 05:00 AM - 08:00 AM - Network services in Stong and Bethune residence building,

UIT Service Outage Notice: Thursday October 2, 2014 05:00 AM - 08:00 AM - Network services in Stong and Bethune residence building,

This includes wireless service.
Network Operations is doing maintenance work on the residence switch configurations. The maintenance will cause a 8 - 10  minute outage on each network drop over a period of about 1 hour. An extra hour is scheduled in case of unexpected circumstances.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Please direct any questions or concerns to UIT InRes Services-
email: inres@yorku.ca or visit http://inres.yorku.ca