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Cable Television (Xfinity)

A Service of IET

Cable television service is available to a limited number of locations on the UC Davis campus, both to departments, as well as to students living in residence halls.

Xfinity cable is available at no charge to students living in the following residence halls (only available when connected to the campus network): Colleges at La Rue (under student housing contract), Cuarto, Primero Grove, Regan Hall, Segundo, Solano Park, and Tercero.

  • More channel choices
  • HD channels available
  • Students, enjoy all your favorite channels included with your on-campus housing
Get Started: 

Students: If you're a student living in one of the listed residence halls, follow these instructions:

  • From a computer: Go to, enter "University of California - Davis" into the search bar, and follow the login instructions to start watching
  • From a mobile device: Connect to the eduroam wifi network, launch the Xfinity Stream mobile app*, select "University of California, Davis" in the drop-down menu and log in using your Kerberos user name and passphrase
  • Get the free Xfinity Stream mobile app on the App Store and Google Play

Staff: Each department on campus has an Authorized Telecommunications Representative (ATR). ATRs can access service request forms to order, or change/disconnect telecommunications services, and download electronic telecommunications statements. Find your department's ATR to inquire about cable television for your department.



Additional Information

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Xfinity for Students

Channel Guide and Live Content: Cable television and online channels differ. The Student Housing and Dining Services Channel Guide lists television channels. A scrolling live TV playlist is on Channel 9. For online channels, as well as live TV and on-demand playlists**, log in to

**Some content requires the purchase of an upgraded subscription for an additional monthly fee. Student Housing and Dining Services does not provide upgraded subscriptions.

Upgraded Subscriptions: Xfinity On Campus upgrades are available directly through Comcast for an additional monthly fee. Upgraded content, such as sports and movies packages, is available online only. For more information, visit Student Housing and Dining Services does not provide or pay for upgrades. Students who order upgraded subscriptions are responsible for any additional fees.