User Guide

Connecting to the network in office

In your office, you can connect your PC to the campus network. Prior application and settings are necessary.

[About the service]
You can use the campus network in the rooms in the list below which has information outlets.
(Teachers’ office, PC rooms for faculty/department, Office of faculty/department, Laboratories for Graduate School, Research Institutes, Centers)

  • Please connect LAN cable to the ODD number port of the information outlet.
  • When you connect your PC to the campus network, please make sure to install anti-virus software. ICT Office lends “Virus Buster” of Trendmicro for free. Please refer to here)。

Refer to the follows for more details:
Users who connect with DHCP connection
  As of July, 2019, it is for rooms in the buildings below:
  ・Bldg. #3/4/8/9 (Depends on the room. Please contact ICT Office)
  ・Bldg. #6
  ・Bldg. #10 3/4/5/6F
  ・Bldg. #13 2F, 6F Executive rooms
  ・Mejiro Seibo Campus

Users other than above

[Caution] Be sure to check below when you connect to the campus network:

Please be aware of computer virus. Keep your PCs (OS, anti-virus software) up to date.

  1. If you would damage campas network because you didn’t take security measures, ICT office may block access to the campus network, or stop your account.
  2. If your PC or data would be damaged by virus infection, please deal with it by yourself. ICT Office do not support to recover or restore.

Users who connect with DHCP connection

Connecting with DHCP (IP address is automatically assigned).

Sophia ICT account is required to connect to the network.
*It takes 2 business days to issue the account. If you don’t have Sophia ICT account, please apply for it in advance.

On generally configured PC or smartphone, setting is unnecessary.
Application for IP address is unnecessary.

When connection is failed, please set up your device to use DHCP connection.
ICT Office provides manual booklet ”Manual for Wired LAN Service (DHCP)”.
When you connect to the campus network, you can download the manual from this page (Campus network only)

Users other than above

Connecting with fixed IP address. Prior application and settings are necessary.

Please submit “Application for IP Network Connection” to ICT Office.
We send “Approval for IP Network Connection” and “Manual for IP Connection Setup” three business days after or later of the acceptance day.

You can download the application form Forms and Manuals Page.

Who can apply for the network connection?

It depends on the room type as follows:

Room Type Who can apply
Teachers’ office
(Except DHCP connection rooms, listed above)
Full-time teacher,
*except who belong to a faculty/department which has own network, such as ‘Faculty of Science and Technology’ or ‘Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies’.
PC rooms for faculty/department,
Office of faculty/department
Dean or Chairperson
Laboratories for Graduate School Chairperson
Research Institutes / Centers Director
Office in Bldg. #6 /
Mejiro Seibo Campus
Application for IP address is unnecessary (DHCP connection certificated by faculty ID is used)
Others Please contact ICT Office

Who can connect to the network?

Person that the applicants can be responsible for their network use.

How to connect to the network

ICT Office provides manual booklet ”Manual for IP Connection Setup”.
When you connect to the campus network, you can download the manual from this page (Campus network only)