Schwab and Highland GSB students connection instructions

GSB Internet and Device Connecting Procedures

Please connect your computer or cellphone by completing Section I before continuing to the second page 

Section I. Connecting Laptops and Cellphones (devices with native browser capabilities)

  1. Connect to the wireless network SSID: Stanford

  2. Open up your browser, it should automatically direct you to the self registration page. If not, go to

  3. Follow the instructions provided on that page. If prompted, download the Stanford Self Network Registration Tool and follow the instructions outlined

  4. After completing the network registration tool, wait 20 minutes. You should be able to use the internet after that period of time

  5. If all else fails, proceed to Section II, step 2

Section II. Connecting devices without browser capabilities (Apple TV, Amazon Echo, etc.)

(due to network security measures, these devices must be vetted and manually connected by

Bass IT Helpdesk)


  1. If you know how to find the MAC address of your device, write down that number. It will look something like "AA-BB-CC-DD-EE-FF". If you do not know how to find the MAC address of your device, ignore step 1, and proceed to step 2.

  2. Go to the GSB Student Help Desk in Bass Library (Bass Room B207), 10-12:30pm and 2:30-5:00pm, Monday and Tuesday, and Thursday and Friday. The Help Desk is closed Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday.  If the device you wish to connect is small enough to carry, you may want to bring it with you.

    Alternately, GSB residents can navigate to and request help through their form. By indicating that you are a GSB resident, your request will be directed to the proper University IT team that can assist you.

GSB Internet and Device Connecting Procedures
Page 2: Secure Connection and Printing

Section III. Connecting to Stanford Secure Network

  1. Go to and click on the corresponding option (usually it should be wireless)

  2. Follow the instructions and download the proper security certificates.

  3. Go to your network settings and connect to “Stanford Secure”. If you’ve completed the process, it should connect automatically without prompting for username and password

  4. This step must be completed before connecting to Stanford printing

Section IV. Printing at Stanford

    1. Go to

    2. Select the proper OS for your device


  • **REMEMBER** You must be connected to “Stanford Secure” or the VPN in order to print
  1. If you have a problem, go to the GSB Student Help Desk in Bass Library (Bass Room B207) for assistance.


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