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This Chart Explores College WiFi and Its Importance to Students

By: Jonathon Brown - Published: Feb 25, 2013 • References: onlinecolleges and visual.ly
For the average student, free college WiFi is a big deal. Being able to connect to the Internet anywhere on campus for free enables students to stay connected to their classmates, access online course material and conduct research from anywhere on the grounds. This freedom further enhances students' ability to learn what they need for their classes because it enables them to move around the campus freely without their access being interrupted. Free college WiFi also removes burdensome Internet charges for cash strapped students.

This infographic takes a look at college WiFi, why it's so important and just how much students rely on it. 79% of students say free college Internet makes school easier and 75% say it helps improve their performance.