Wireless Services

Wireless network access is available throughout both campuses. To access the wireless network review the directions below.

  1. Connect your computer to the wireless network SSID starlan
  2. Open up a web browser (Pop-ups are required to get a login screen)
  3. You'll be prompted to enter your login StarID and password. These are the same you use when logging into a computer at the college.

Your computer will need a wireless adapter that supports the 802.11B/G/N

The Mobile Printing Service allows the printing of documents from your mobile device(s) to selected printers on campus. You do not need to install any print drivers on your mobile device to use this service. This service is available to current students, staff, and faculty of Anoka-Ramsey Community College or Anoka Technical College.

Mobile Print Stations are located at the following locations:

  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College Cambridge Campus - Open Computer Lab (F207) & Library (D100)
  • Anoka-Ramsey Community College Coon Rapids Campus - Open Computer Lab (T124)
  • Anoka Technical College - Academic Resource Center (ARC 180)

The Mobile Printing Service can be utilized from your mobile device(s) at the following web pages:

Steps to print from a mobile device:

  1. Go to mprint.AnokaRamsey.edu and follow onscreen directions to submit your print job(s)
  2. Visit a Mobile Print Station (Locations listed above)
  3. At the printer, type in your network ID and password
  4. Press Login
  5. Select the print job(s) you want to print

Please note: Mobile print stations will hold print jobs for up to 2 hours

Back in ye old 2008, the United States Congress passed and President Obama signed the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA), which provides funding for federal financial aid programs, as well as other higher education funding and requirement changes. Part of this Act included new requirements for colleges to notify all students regarding the illegality of sharing files covered under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) of 1998. This message shall serve as Anoka Technical College & Anoka-Ramsey Community College’s official notice to all enrolled students.

This notice is directed to ALL Anoka Technical College & Anoka-Ramsey Community College students and does NOT mean that you have done anything wrong related to illegal file sharing. It is simply a required notice.

Downloading or distributing copyrighted material, including through peer-to-peer file sharing, without the permission of the copyright owner is against the law. Illegal downloading or distribution of copyrighted materials can result in you being prosecuted in criminal court and/or sued for damages in civil court. Criminal penalties for first-time offenders can be as high as five years in prison and $250,000 in fines. If sued in civil court, you may be responsible for monetary damages, attorneys' fees and civil penalties up to $150,000 per work distributed. Use of Anoka Technical College & Anoka-Ramsey Community College technology resources (including accessing the Anoka Technical College & Anoka-Ramsey Community College wired or wireless network from your personal computer) for unauthorized distribution of copyrighted materials is prohibited.

By your use of Anoka Technical College & Anoka-Ramsey Community College technology resources, you formally acknowledge that you have been informed of the rules regarding illegal file sharing and the consequences that can come from inappropriate use of computers and network resources belonging to Anoka Technical College & Anoka-Ramsey Community College, located in Cambridge and Coon Rapids, MN.

If Anoka Technical College & Anoka-Ramsey Community College receives information about suspected illegal file sharing, the student will be contacted via their Anoka Technical College & Anoka-Ramsey student e-mail account and asked to sign and return a form notifying them that they have participated in an illegal activity. Failure to return the signed form and/or repeated infractions by the same student will result in student code of conduct notification and associated penalties, including possible restriction from using Anoka Technical College & Anoka-Ramsey technology resources.

For further information about file sharing, please visit:

  1. MnSCU Board Procedure 5.22.1, Acceptable Use of Computers and Information Technology Resources. http://www.mnscu.edu/board/procedure/522p1.html
  2. HEOA (Higher Education Opportunity Act) dealing with unauthorized file sharing on campus networks.