Netflix, Nintendo, and No Down Time: Welcome to Wireless Residence Halls

Thursday, November 02 | 12:15PM–1:15PM ET | Exhibit Hall A-C, 200 Level
Session Type: Poster Session
Delivery Format: Poster Session
West Virginia University embarked on a two-year journey to transform technology in residence halls into a dynamic, wireless-only living space. The goal was to create a robust learning and living environment that would support an array of devices and technology to provide an "at home" experience.

Outcomes: Empower IT leaders to ensure they are aware of and plan for the challenges ahead * Help you identify peers who can provide ongoing advice and insight * Collectively identify what will be the greatest challenge to come over the next 5 years


  • Stephen Belcher

    Director of Network Operations and Telecommunications, West Virginia University
  • Vicki Smith

    Executive Director, ITS Customer & Communication Services, West Virginia University
  • Steve Watkins

    Executive Director for Enterprise Support, West Virginia University

Resources & Downloads

  • EduCause Posterdigital

    11 MB, pdf - Updated on 4/26/2019
  • Final TC Infographicoutline2017

    2 MB, pdf - Updated on 4/26/2019
  • FAQs

    1 MB, pdf - Updated on 4/26/2019
  • cost per room

    2 MB, pdf - Updated on 4/26/2019