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RWU Law's faculty ranked fifth in New England in per capita productivity for articles in "top 50" law journals from 1993 to 2011 - trailing only Yale, Harvard, Boston University, and Boston College.

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Use Wireless and Library Computers

How do I connect to the wireless network in the Law Library and Law School building?

First Use Each Semester

  • Each semester, students who are have not previously registered their PC on the RWU computer registration system login will be prompted to begin the registration/remediation process when connecting to the Students1 wireless network.
  • The network security key needed in the registration process is posted in the library.
  • The registration is good for the entire semester.
  • Note: using the Students1 network instead of Public provides students with better bandwidth and improved security.  You will also need to be connected to the Students1 network for wireless printing.


  • Open your Internet browser.
  • At the "Security Alert" screen, click <Yes>
  • Enter your e-mail login and password with RWU at the end of the password as your User name & Password and click "I accept terms of service." [Password example: js1111RWU]
  • Click "Log In."
  • Remember: The Students1 wireless network provides students with better bandwidth, improved security, and access to wireless printing.

How do I log in to one of the computers in the Law Library if it prompts for a login password?

  • Press <Enter>.

Who do I contact if I have a problem with one of the computers or a question about the software?

  • When available, check first with the computer lab monitor on duty.
  • If no computer lab monitor is on duty, ask the Circulation Desk staff for assistance. The problem/question may be one they can resolve or they will request assistance from the Technology/Access Services Assistant or a librarian, if available.

How do I log in to MyRWU?

  • The "Login ID"  is the first initial of the first name, the last name, the 4th digit of the birth date [six for January 6th, 0106], the last digit of the student ID, and the last digit of the social security number.  Information on the "Password" can be obtained on the MyRWU website.

How do I log in to Bridges?

  • The Bridges web site provides a useful help page with full “Student Login Information.”