PACE-GUEST: Creating Individual Wireless Guest Account


Pace University active student, staff, or faculty can sponsor wireless-only guest accounts for off-campus visitors that require wireless network access. When sponsoring guests, you can create and manage their user accounts.


  • A guest account can be created up to 30 days prior to the start date.
  • For more advanced access (e.g.: Pace temp/contractor accounts), please refer to the Advanced (Temp/Contractor) Account article for more details.


Sponsor wireless-only guest accounts for visiting guests who require wireless network access.

  1. Visit
  2. Type your Pace Portal Username and Password in the fields provided
    MyPace Credentials
  3. Click the checkbox next to Agree to the Terms and Conditions
    Agree to Terms
  4. Click Sign On
    • Note: The home screen tabs are Create Accounts, Manage Accounts, Pending Accounts, and Notices which are located at the top of the page.
    • Students signed on to the Sponsor Portal page can create and manage individual user accounts. For faculty and staff, the Sponsor Portal page shows three tabs: Known, Random, and Import. The Known tab is used for creating individual accounts, and the Random and Import tabs are used for creating bulk accounts.
  5. Type guest's details under Guest Information section
    • Note: The Access Information section is where you will enter the start date/time and end date/time for wireless guest access.
  6. Click the Date Picker icon for From Date and From Time to select start date and start time
    • Note: The From Date must be 30 days or less from the current date.
  7. Click the Date Picker icon for To Date and To Time to select end date and end time
    • Note: Once you have specified the start date/time and end date/time from the access information section, the duration field automatically populates with the number of days that wireless access will be granted (up to 30 days maximum).
  8. Click Create
    • Note: The Account Information page displays with your guest’s account credentials (username, password, expiration date, etc.). You now need to provide your guest with their account credentials (username and password).
  9. Click Notify from Account Information screen to send the account login details to your guest
    Get Guest Account Information
  10. You will have an option to print the account information or email it to the guest
  11. Click the checkbox next to Print for a printout
  12. Click the checkbox next to Email to notify guest via email
  13. Click Copy me to receive a copy of guest’s email message
  14. Click OK after you have selected your notification options
  15. Click Done
  16. You may sign out by clicking on your username on the upper right hand corner of the screen

All guests should connect to PACE-GUEST by following the Connecting to PACE-GUEST (WIFI) instructions.