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Alternative Internet Resources
Are you teaching, learning, or working remotely and need internet resources? Explore these alternatives to stay connected when off-campus.
Laptop & Equipment Checkout
Need a laptop or equipment? Through our Laptop Checkout program, we offer free long-term checkout on a first-come, first-served basis.
Off-Campus Internet & Wi-Fi
Your eduroam account goes with you! You can use your same SacLink login credentials to connect at any participating eduroam location without roaming charges.
Internet Service Provider Resources
In response to COVID-19 impacts, internet providers like Comcast have been offering free or discounted services to low-income families and households with students, and a helpful zip code lookup tool to locate free outdoor Wi-Fi hotspots near you.
Internet Programs & Reduced Cost Options
Comcast Internet Essentials Program
Comcast has expanded their Internet Essentials' coverage to include Federal Pell Grant recipients within areas where it's available.
FCC Affordable Connectivity Program
Qualifying households are able to apply for the FCC's Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP), which provides significant discounts on monthly internet service to eligible households whose members have received a Federal Pell Grant:
- Discount of up to $30 per month towards internet service for eligible households
- Up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands
- Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers (must contribute more than $10 and less than $50 toward the purchase price).
Contact the IRT Service Desk Team
Or call 916-278-7337 during open hours.