Stream SpectrumU on Apple TV


How to stream SpectrumU on an AppleTV


You can use your AppleTV to stream content from SpectrumU. To watch SpectrumU your AppleTV must be connected to the HWS-Private network.

1. Go to the Apple App Store

2. Download  SpectrumU TV

3. Open the SpectrumU TV App

Note: it should display the SpectrumU Let's Get Started activation screen

Let's Get Started screen

4. From a computer or smartphone, visit

5. Enter the activation code displayed on the AppleTV

6. Click Submit
Activation code

7. In the Enter your school domain dialog, enter

8. Click Submit
school domain


9. Once the activation code has been verified, you will be redirected to the HWS login portal; enter your HWS username and password

10. Click Log in

Log in

11. After signing on, you will be redirected back to the activation page

After a few moments, the app will update from the activation screen and will show live TV

Need additional help? Contact the HWS IT Services Help Desk.



Article ID: 115983
Thu 9/10/20 2:59 PM
Mon 1/11/21 2:59 PM

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HWS provides free TV streaming through SpectrumU. Students and employees can access up to 80 TV Channel apps, such as popular entertainment, international, and sports channels (see below) using your HWS credentials. Along with live TV, SpectrumU offers a sizeable on-demand library with previous episodes, full series, and hit movies when you watch on campus. You can also record up to 20 shows and watch them anytime using cloud DVR for on-campus viewing.