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Mobile Hotspot Loaner Program

Mobile Technology Services is pleased to offer the Mobile Hotspot Loaner Program as a mobile solution to faculty and staff traveling on University business.  A number of hotspots are available for reservation through the Mobile Hotspot Loaner program. 

Mobile Hotspot
Program details
MiFi Hotspot Connect up to 5 devices (laptops, tablets, etc.)
Coverage
Coverage in the U.S. and Internationally
Cost
Domestic - $10/week (prorated) ------- International - $10/week (prorated) and $20.48 per MB used. *Hotspots are very expensive globally.  We recommend you use hot spots and hotel wifi for internet overseas. 
Maximum loan period
Up to two weeks
Carrier
Verizon Wireless
Specifications
  • BroadbandAccess and NationalAccess compatible
  • BroadbandAccess and NationalAccess high speed wireless data access with average speeds of 400-700 kbps and a maximum speed of up to 2.0 Mbps
  • 32-bit CardBus interface (3.3V) for lower power consumption
  • Dual-color LEDs indicate service availability and data transfer
 

Program Policies
Mobile Hotspots must be returned to Mobile Technology Services, Frist Campus Center, Room 111, no later than 9:30 a.m. on the specified return date (cards may be reassigned to another faculty or staff member later that day).  If you are unable to return the device on the scheduled time and date, please notify the telephone office as soon as possible. Upon return of the data card, the card will be inspected to ensure that it is in working condition. Any damages to the card will result in charges to your department. A late fee of $5/day may be charged if a mobile hotspot is not returned on the designated return date.

Reserving a Mobile Hotspot
To reserve a Mobile Hotspot, please complete the Mobile Reservation Form. Mobile Hotspots are loaned out on a first-come, first-serve basis. You will be notified within one business day whether a mobile hotspot is available for the period you requested. 

Should you have questions about the Mobile Hotspot loaner program, please contact Mobile Technology Services at 609-258-CELL or e-mail mobile@princeton.edu.