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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 consult@uic.edu.

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.

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

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  3. Select the network: UIC-WiFi

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  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 ad.uic.edu
    • For Identity use your UIC NetID
    • For Anonymous identity use Anonymous
    • For Wireless Password use your UIC NetID Password


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  5. Tap Save.

  6. You should now be connected to UIC-WiFi.
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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 consult@uic.edu 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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