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UHV Student Philo Edu FAQ

What is Philo Edu?

The University of Houston is pleased to offer Philo Edu to UH Residents. Philo Edu allows you to watch live television on your own terms – on laptops and other devices anywhere on campus. With a stellar channel lineup, the ability to pause and rewind live TV, and 20 hours of your own DVR space, Philo Edu gives you the flexibility and control you need to stay up-to-date on sports, current events, and the shows that matter to you most.

Where can you use Philo Edu?

You can use Philo Edu anywhere on the university campus when they are connected to the campus Wi-Fi network. Philo Edu will not work if a visitor is not physically on campus;it will not work over a VPN connection from off-campus locations.

Watch Philo Edu on a computer:

  1. Go to uh.philo.com and select "log in"

  2. Enter your UHV User ID and password

  3. Start watching live TV or record some for later

 Watch Philo Edu on an iOS device:

  1. Download the Philo Edu app from the App Store
  2. Enter your UHV User ID and password

  3. Start watching live TV or record some for later

Watch Philo Edu on an Android device:

  1. Download the Philo Edu app from Google Play

  2. Enter your UHV User ID and password

  3. Start watching live TV or record some for later

 

Watch Live TV

Once you sign in, you are taken to your MyTV page, where you can see your Recent Recordings, what’s currently Trending Live, and New Upcoming. Just browse through the listing and select any channel to start watching live or recorded content. Click on the Live tab at the top to go to the Grid or Guide to select a particular channel.