Connecting a Streaming Device

The SHSU wired or wireless networks support the following devices:

  • Gaming Consoles – Xbox, Playstation, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii, etc. 
  • Streaming Devices – Amazon Fire TV Stick, Google Chromecast, Roku, etc. 
  • Desktop Computers 
  • Laptops
  • Smart TVs 

DISCLAIMER: To ensure the security of student data and provide reliable internet access to ALL SHSU students, the following devices are NOT supported by the SHSU network: 

  • Routers
  • Wireless Printers
  • Smart Devices (e.g., Amazon Dot, Amazon Echo, Apple Home, Google Home, etc.) 
  • Surveillance Cameras (e.g., Nest Cameras)

Support for additional items may vary. To verify if your device will be supported in the SHSU residence halls, please reach out to Scooter Osborne, Residence Life System Analyst, by email or phone at (936)294-3360 or the IT@Sam Service Desk by email or phone at (936)294-1950.