Dean's Office - Computing & Network Services
Access to Wireless Networks at San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH)
of Medicine, working in conjunction with the Department of Public Health (DPH),
provides wireless services to UCSF faculty, staff, and affiliated parties of
the University at SFGH. Listed below are the various types of wireless networks
that are currently offered. By accessing these networks, users are agreeing to
comply with the UCSF
Minimum Security Standards for Electronic Information Resources.
- UCSFguest - The UCSFguest wireless
network is available to UCSF affiliated visitors of the SFGH campus who
need access to the web. No client configuration is required. This network
will provide limited access to UCSF campus and Internet resources. UCSF
faculty, staff and students should utilize the protected UCSFwpa network for full access to campus
resources. More information about the UCSFguest
wireless network from ITS.
- UCSFwpa - This wireless network provides encrypted access to
all UCSF network resources and the Internet. A MyAccess
Active Directory account is required to authenticate to this wireless
network. More information about the UCSFwpa
wireless network from ITS.
- This wireless network provides encrypted access to DPH clinical
resources, UCSF network resources, and the Internet at SFGH. This network
is restricted to clinicians with a MyAccess or UCSF
Active Directory account that require access to resources on the DPH
network. All devices that connect must meet the UCSF
minimum security requirements and be registered with Computing and
Network Services. For general web browsing or to access the UCSF network,
use the wireless networks UCSFguest
(no registration required).
Use the following steps to register your device for the wireless network
1 - Contact the UCSF Service Desk at (415) 206-5126.
2 - Ask to have a ticket opened to connect your device to the wireless
network UCSF-Clinical at San Francisco General Hospital.
3 - Wait to be contacted by your Computer Support Coordinator (CSC) to
have your device verified and registered on the UCSF-Clinical wireless
Registration for this network is done on a per-device basis, not a
per-user basis. If you have multiple devices that must connect to
UCSF-Clinical (e.g., an iPhone and an iPad), please let the Service Desk
know. If you replace your device or get a new device, it must be
registered before it can connect to UCSF-Clinical.
to UCSF wireless networks at SFGH
Instructions for connecting to
wireless networks are maintained by ITS at http://it.ucsf.edu/services/wireless-service.
following areas have been activated for wireless connectivity.
SSID's: UCSFguest, UCSFwpa, and UCSF-Clinical
- Bldg 1, All floors
- Bldg 3, 1st - 2nd floors, 5th and 6th floors
- Bldg 4, All
- Bldg 5, Main Hospital, All floors
- Bldg 5, M Tower, All floors
- Bldg 9, 2nd and 3rd floors
- Bldg 10, 2nd and 3rd floors
- Bldg 20, All floors
- Bldg 30, All floors
- Bldg 40, 1st floor
- Bldg 80, All floors
- Bldg 90, All floors
- Bldg 100, All floors
- 2789 25th St, 2nd floor CPCC, 3rd floor CVP
- 625 Potrero Ave, NGHC
needing more information or assistance may contact the UCSF Service Desk at