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Watch TV Anywhere on Campus

We are pleased to offer Philoto all on-campus residents. Philo 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 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. 

Watch Philo on a computer:

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

Watch Philo on an iOS device:

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

Watch Philo on an Android device:

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

To watch Philo on a TV you will need a Roku or Roku TV or a laptop (with HDMI out) connected by HDMI cable to a TV (see supported devices).

Watch Philo on a Roku:

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

Supported Devices

  • Roku 2
  • Roku Premiere+
  • Roku Ultra device

Channel Lineup

Channel Listings

Support

  • Having trouble with Philo? Visit support.philo.com to submit a support request to Philo.
  • Having trouble connecting to the VCU Network or setting up your device? Visit https://quikfm.vcu.edu and submit a work ticket.