OIT Networking & Monitoring Services

Visitor IP Service

Note well that this service has been retired as part of the Retirement of the Princeton University Host Database and Related Services.

OIT Visitor IP Service provides Internet service to devices when they are attached via Ethernet to the guestnet network. The guestnet network is intended to be available only in the guest rooms of Palmer House. (Palmer House is a University guest house.)


  1. General Procedures
  2. Technical Requirements
  3. How Does it Work?
  4. Caveats
  5. Related Resources
  6. If You Need Additional Assistance

General Procedures

The following procedures apply to all computers attached to the campus network, but are of special importance for visitor devices:

The following items are specific to Visitor IP Service:

Technical Requirements

To use OIT Visitor IP Service, your device must meet the following technical requirements:

How Does it Work?


Related Resources

If You Need Additional Assistance

If you have questions or need assistance with any of the procedures in this document, please contact the OIT Support and Operations Center.

A service of OIT Networking & Monitoring Services
The Office of Information Technology,
Princeton University
Last Updated: January 12 2019