Cable TV Service No Longer Available
Due to increasing cost and declining use, cable TV service will no longer be available in the residence halls. Some alternative suggestions for channels with free streaming are below (none are endorsed by Georgia Tech Housing and Residence Life):
- WSB-TV Channel 2 (local news)
- FOX 5 Atlanta Live News Stream (local news)
- 11ALIVE Live (local news)
- CBS 46 (local news)
- MSN Weather
- CNN TV Live
- Fox News Channel (Requires local provider login)
- MSNBC News (Requires local provider login)
- GPB Television (local Public Broadcasting)
- Fox Sports Live
If you still have concerns or needs and need advice on possible streaming devices, contact Wreck Techs.
For more information, you can read the announcement provided by OIT.
Student Streaming Deals
Georgia Tech students have access to discounts for some streaming services using their Georgia Tech email address. None of these services is endorsed by Georgia Tech Housing and Residence Life, and are subject to change:
What is the size limit for a TV in the Freshman Experience residence halls?
There are no size limitations for TVs that residents bring with them to the residence halls. If you are considering a large TV, please be sure to discuss that with your future roommate.
Does each room has a connection for Cable TV?
The cable TV jacks are no longer in service in the halls.