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San Diego State University has partnered with Philo to bring you the most powerful way to watch and record TV on campus. From live sports to new and popular series, Philo puts you in control of the TV that matters to you most. 

With Philo you can:

  • Watch live TV on any device: laptop, smartphone, tablet or TV
  • Pause and rewind live TV so you never miss a minute
  • Record up to 20 hours of your favorite progams with your personal Philo Network DVR

Watch Philo

To watch Philo, you must be an on-campus resident of SDSU and be connected to SDSU's network.

On Your Computer

  1. Go to watch.philo.com and select "log in"
  2. Enter your SDSUid and password
  3. Start watching live TV or record some for later

On Your Mobile Device

1. Download the Philo Edu app from the App Store or Google Play
2. Enter your SDSUid and password
3. Start watching live TV or record some for later

On Your TV

For the big screen experience, watch Philo on your TV set with Roku, Apple TV or a laptop connected by HDMI cable (see supported devices).

On Your Roku

  1. Connect your Roku to your TV via an HDMI cable
  2. Connect your Roku’s power cord to an outlet
  3. Follow the Philo-on-Roku setup instructions found here
  4. Select the Philo channel to watch TV on your Roku

Watch HBO GO and MAX GO

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HBO GO 

HBO GO is included, giving you access to all HBO content, when you want it. This includes a long list of on-demand movies, documentaries and every episode of HBO’s original programming and shows. HBO GO works on Androids, Windows, Macs, PlayStation, IOS and more.

  1. Visit hbogo.com or download the HBO GO app on your iPhone/iPad or Android device
  2.  Select SDSU as your cable provider and log in using your SDSUid

MAX GO 

MAX GO provides anytime access to Cinemax movies, series and special events.

  1. Visit maxgo.com or download the MAX Go app on your iPhone/iPad or Android device
  2. Select SDSU as your cable provider and log in using your SDSUid

Support

Having trouble connecting to SDSU's network or setting up your device? Contact Rezcon at rezcon@mail.sdsu.edu or (619) 609-7378.

For issues with Philo streaming, please visit support.philo.com