Off-Campus Internet Service Providers

These listings are designed to help you find an off-campus Internet service provider that fits your needs.

Disclaimer

This information is intended to help SCSU student, faculty and staff find an off-campus Internet service provider. St. Cloud State University does not endorse nor favor any provider listed on this page.

High Speed Service Providers

Those seeking high bandwidth and fast access can research options at the Broadband Reports Web site. You also can contact your cable company to see if it provides cable modem access. You might want to check with your phone company to see if DSL services are available in your location.  The St. Cloud area several other options, a few of which are listed below in alphabetical order.

Provider Information Availability

Charter
www.charter.com
1-888-GET-CHARTER

Cable Provider offering 3 Mbps, 5 Mbps, and 10 Mbps (pending availability in your area). Offers student discounts on 3 Mbps and 5 Mbps (Depending on location)

St. Cloud, Buffalo and Monticello areas

Citescape
www.citescape.com
866-366-5866

Wireless Provider offering 768 Kbps, 1.5 Mbps, and 2 Mbps

Service/Coverage Area

ClearWire
www.clearwire.com
1-888-CLEARWIRE

Wireless Provider offering 768 Kbps and 1.5 Mbps

Service/Coverage Area

Centurylink
www.centurylink.com
1 866-642-0444

DSL Provider

St. Cloud Area

Lightning Bolt DSL
www.lbdsl.com
248-726-7008

DSL Provider offering dry lines (no phone line) and shared lines (uses phone line) at 1.5Mbps, 3Mbps, and 6Mbps

Minnesota Availability

Mediacom
www.mediacomcc.com/
internet.html

1-866-755-2225

Cable Provider offering 5 Mbps and 10 Mbps (pending availability in your area)

Checking provider for availability. Some smaller midwest cities (Not St. Cloud)

HughesNet
www.hughesnetinternet.net
1-866-293-8945

Satellite Provider

Call for availability.

Free Dial-up Service Providers

Some dial-up service providers do not charge for Internet access. Instead of charging a monthly fee, these providers offset their costs in other ways, such as placing advertisements on your desktop. To view the list of free dial-up service providers in your area, please visit All Free ISP.

Pay for Service Dial-up Service Providers

A number of companies provide traditional dial-up services in the greater St. Cloud area. You can contact your local telephone company or rural electric association to see if it provides dial-up internet access. There are also several other options in the St. Cloud area, a few of which are listed below in alphabetical order.

Provider Information Availability

CloudNet
www.cloudnet.com
320-240-8243

Offers Nation Wide Dial-up, and Local Broadband. Monthly or per minute plans available

Nation Wide(Dialup)
http://www.cloudnet.com/
services/access/dialup

PeoplePC
www.peoplepc.com
320-240-8243

Dial-up Internet Provider

Nation Wide (Dialup)
Check for Service in your area

EarthLink
www.earthlink.net
1-800-EARTHLINK

Dialup Internet Provider

Nation Wide

NetZero
http://www.netzero.net/
1-800-NETZERO

Dial-up Internet Provider. Offers a free account with 10 free hours of web surfing, and 1Gb of mail storage, other accounts with unlimited surfing.

Nation Wide
http://my.netzero.net/
s/numbers

Juno
www.juno.com
1-800-TRY-JUNO

Dial-up Internet Provider. Offers a free account with 10 free hours of web surfing, and 1Gb of mail storage, other accounts with unlimited surfing.

NationWide
http://my.juno.com/
s/numbers

Qwest
www.qwest.com
1-800-244-1111

Dial-up and highspeed packages available with and with out phoneline

Nation Wide

mFire
http://www.mfire.com/
1-866-634-7379

Dial-up Internet provider Nation Wide

arcZip
http://www.arczip.com/
1-866-890-4511

Dial-up Internet provider Nation Wide

CopperNet
http://www.copper.net/
1-888-336-3318

Dial-up Internet provider Nation Wide

This listing is updated at a minimum, annually. If you wish to have your company's name listed, please send an e-mail to huskynet@stcloudstate.edu for consideration.

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