Trinity Valley Community College

IT Services
Brett Daniel
Vice President of 
Information Technology

Mon-Fri: 8am-4:30pm

100 Cardinal Dr.
Athens Campus LRC 212
Athens, TX 75751


(903) 675-6300 - Helpdesk
(903) 675-6298 - Fax

For help with Online Courses (e-Courses)
or Blackboard:
(903) 675-6324

Wireless Access

Cardinal Network Access Portal

The Cardinal Network Access Portal is the latest way to get your device on the TVCC wireless network. It is a mobile friendly portal that let's you login and register your device once a semester. You can now register your own game console without submitting a request. 

Read the announcement
Register Game Console here.


TVWireless is an initiative of the IT Services department to provide Trinity Valley Community College with wireless network access to the TVCC Network in most areas across all campuses. Access to TVWireless is available to TVCC staff, faculty, adjunct faculty, students and guests. TVWireless provides access for 802.11b/g, 802.11n, and 802.11ac equipped devices. Note that the actual TVWireless login is still encrypted even when other network communications may not be encrypted.

How do I get connected?

Wireless access is available to anyone (faculty, staff, students & guests) on any of TVCC,s campuses. Getting connected to TVWireless is a simple process once a user's computer is correctly equipped and configured. There are only 2 actual requirements: an 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n, or 802.11ac compatible wireless network adapter and a web browser. If you are having problems with connecting to TVWireless (TVCC Wireless Network) please contact the IT Services Help Desk.


By using TVWireless you agree to follow these policies and be responsible for any failure to do so. It is solely the user's responsibility to familiarize themselves with and adhere to the policies that are linked below.

Coverage Areas

Access to TVWireless is available to TVCC staff, faculty, adjunct faculty, students and guests on all four campus locations.

TVWireless is available in many buildings and community spaces across the four campuses of TVCC.

IT Services offers limited guest access to its wireless network for official guests of TVCC.

TVCC uses a "webpage" authentication requires a username and password. If your device can't authenticate by webpage, use this form to register with TVCC.

In order to combat viruses on the email gateway, servers and personal computing systems, the College has adopted a suite of system protection products from Symantec and Barracuda.

Find the wireless MAC Address on your XBOX 1.

Welcome to the Cardinal Network Access Portal

These policies are a supplement to the TVCC Acceptable Usage Policy and are subject to change.

The purpose of this policy is to provide policies, guidelines and best practices for the use of Trinity Valley Community College’s wireless network.