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How do I connect to UIC-WiFi using Android?

UIC-WiFi uses enterprise-level security protocols. These instructions should help you to connect your Android device to the campus wireless network. Note: You need to be on campus to do this, near a UIC-WiFi access point. If you have trouble connecting to UIC-WiFi, please visit C-Stop walk-in locations or contact

Watch a video on how to connect to UIC-WiFi with Android:

Step-by-Step Instructions

  1. While you are on campus, near a UIC-WiFi access point, go to your device settings and then to the section about Network & Internet.  Note that your device may have slightly different menus or wording since there are many different Android phone manufacturers.


  2. Turn wireless on if it is currently turned off.

  3. Select the network: UIC-WiFi


  4. Use the following settings:
    • For EAP method select PEAP.
    • For Phase 2 authentication select MSCHAP.
    • For CA Certificate select Use System Certificates
    • For Domain, use
    • For Identity use your UIC NetID
    • For Anonymous identity use Anonymous
    • For Wireless Password use your UIC NetID Password

  5. Tap Save.

  6. You should now be connected to UIC-WiFi.

For more answers about getting connected, please contact Technology Solutions or visit one of the C-Stop locations:

Please note these instructions are written specifically to connect to UIC-WiFi. Some Android devices or versions may appear slightly different from the screenshots shown. Please send a note to if you have any questions or further comments.

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Keywords:connection, uic wifi, wireless   Doc ID:83500
Owner:William L.Group:University of Illinois Chicago Technology Solutions
Created:2018-07-09 15:12 CDTUpdated:2020-10-20 15:48 CDT
Sites:University of Illinois Chicago Technology Solutions
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