What are the campus domain name servers (DNS)?
- ITS Manning – Load Balanced DNS: 188.8.131.52 (fasterpass.its.unc.edu) Preferred
- ITS Phillips: 184.108.40.206 (ns.unc.edu)
- ITS Franklin: 220.127.116.11 (ns2.unc.edu)
We recommend that you use DNS servers from at least two different buildings for redundancy and resiliency.
Note: If you choose to point to off-campus DNS servers, please be advised that for specific areas of the network (such as ResNET and campus wireless) DNS traffic is blocked to all except a small number of off-campus DNS resources in order to prevent malicious redirection of network traffic. The resources to which off-campus DNS queries are permitted are: