Wifi / Laptops / Tablets

Access to Polytechnique's Eduroam Wifi 

Polytechnique Community Members

Configure your connection to Polytechnique's Eduroam WiFi network by downloading the installation file for your device. You have to select École Polytechnique de Montréal in the institutions list.

Once connected, you must authenticate yourself. Your unique identifier should be in the following format: usercode@polymtl.ca (abcde@polymtl.ca, pMatricule@polymtl.ca, or uNuméro@polymtl.ca). Do not use your email address.

When your device is properly configured, you will be able to access Eduroam in other participating institutions across the world, using your Polytechnique credentials.

Visitors to Polytechnique Montréal

Polytechnique’s Eduroam WiFi is available to any visitors from other universities where the Eduroam service is also offered, using their regular login/password for the Eduroam service at their home institution.


Technical support for configuring your access to Polytechnique’s Eduroam WiFi is offered by Service informatique.
Students 514-340-4711 ext. 4499; Room L-6630; si-ser@polymtl.ca
Professors and Employees 514-340-4711 ext. 5858; Room L-7950; si-sac@polymtl.ca

Borrowing laptops & tablets

Polytechnique students and staff can borrow a tablet or a laptop.  

The borrowers of iPad can install additional apps by creating an Apple Store account at their own expense. Added apps will be removed on return. The loan period is 3 days.

The borrowers of a laptop have to use it inside the Library. These computers are equipped with an internet browser, MS Office Suite and Antidote corrector.  The loan period is 4 hours.

Find out more at the Circulation Desk.