Wireless service is authorized to students via their student fees, but faculty, staff and visiting scholars must be "associated" to a hard wired network port to be granted wireless service.
To configure your wireless service, please read the VT knowledge base article here:
For folks not authorized for wireless service, there is a guest wireless request procedure found here:
It is *VERY* important to identify your VT sponsor as either a faculty or staff member of Mechanical Engineering. Requesting guest wireless service for John Q. Public with VT contact of "John Q. Public" will be ignored.