Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)


ITS uses DHCP to configure most devices on the LSU network. A user must first register their device via NetReg to obtain a working IP address.

Service Name

Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)




ITS uses DHCP to configure most devices on the LSU network. A user must first register their device via NetReg to obtain a working IP address. For static reservations refer to the reference "Static IP Reservations" under related links below.


Any user with a PAWS ID can register a computer.  Students get 3 unique registrations.  Faculty and Staff get five unique registrations.

Guests to campus should contact their sponsor (faculty or staff) in order to receive a temporary ID via NetGuest

Ordering & Request Procedures Forms or Links

Immediate upon registration of the computer or device.

Delivery Timeline or Response Time

Immediate access to registration site upon connection to the network. Once device is registered, immediate access to entire network.





Policy Statements

Related Links

Need More Help?

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225-578-3375 (578-DESK)
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Frey Computing Services Center:

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