Frequently Asked Question

Internet and TV for Residential Students
Last Updated a year ago

Residential Student Technology FAQ

How do I use the Internet in my residence hall room?



How can I watch TV in my residence hall room?

Wheeling University has partnered with Comcast to provide XFINITY on Campus for all students. XFINITY on Campus is an IP-TV service from Comcast delivered through your university's IP network. This replaces the old standard definition cable boxes.Wherever you are on campus, whether wired or Wi-Fi™, XFINITY on Campus delivers what you want to watch, when you want to watch it.



What devices are supported?

XFINITY on Campus is currently available for viewing on PC, Mac, iPhone, 4th generation or later iPod Touch, iPad, and Android devices. Roku devices will allow you stream to televisions. Please see https://support.xfinityoncampus.com/hc/en-us/articles/115004909567



How many devices can I register? How many shows may I watch simultaneously?

You may register 40 devices with XFINITY on Campus but only stream video to one device at a time.



Do I have to pay anything additional for XFINTY on Campus?

Except for any additional subscription services you elect to purchase, there is no additional charge for XFINITY on Campus live streaming TV and XFINITY On Demand programming. It is part of your current on-campus TV service.