Connect your Apple Watch to the Parkland Wi-Fi Network

At Parkland College, you will want to connect to the "Parkland" SSID. Employees, it will not work if you attempt to connect to the "PCNet" SSID.


Your Apple Watch uses Wi-Fi and Bluetooth to communicate with your paired iPhone, switching between connections as needed:


1. Your Apple Watch uses Bluetooth when your iPhone is near, which conserves power. 
2. If Bluetooth isn’t available/in range, your Apple Watch will try to use a Wi-Fi connection instead (see Wi-Fi requirements below).



Wi-Fi requirements for Apple Watch:

Your Apple Watch can connect to a Wi-Fi network if:


How to ensure that your Apple Watch is connected to the "Parkland" Wi-Fi network:


How to disconnect from Wi-Fi:

On Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular), you can disconnect from Wi-Fi networks.
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Swipe up to open Control Center and tap 3. The icon will dim and your device will disconnect from any network that you're connected to. After you disconnect, your Apple Watch won't automatically re-join the Wi-Fi network that you disconnected from until:



Tech Service Desk: Contact and Hours

Room A184 * 217-353-3333 * techhelp@parkland.edu * 7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. M-Th. / 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Fridays

Satellite location * Parkland Library * 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. M-Th. / 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Fridays