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How do I use eduroam?

Make sure to connect to Eduroam for the first time while you are still on the UIC campus!

iOS Devices
  • Go to Settings, then Wi-Fi and press on the "Eduroam" network
  • Enter the following information and then press Join
    • Username - *yourNetID*
    • Password - NetID password
  • On the next screen press "Trust" in the upper right corner to accept the wireless certificate and complete the connection
MacOS Devices
  • Click on the wireless icon on the upper taskbar on your desktop and then select the "Eduroam" network
  • Enter the following information, check the "Remember this network" box and then press "Join"
    • Username - *yourNetID*
    • Password - NetID password
  • Click "Continue" if you are asked to verify a certificate
  • If a "You are making changes to your Trust Certificate Settings. Type your password to allow this" box appears, type the password for your computer (this is usually the password you use to log into your computer, not your NetID password) and then click "Update Settings"
Windows Devices (Windows 10)
  • Click on the wireless icon in the lower right toolbar and select the "Eduroam" network
  • Click "Connect" and on the following screen enter the information below and then press "OK"
    • User name - *yourNetID*
    • Password - NetID password
  • Click "Connect" on the next screen
Android Devices

NOTE: Due to the variety of Android devices, not all will require each setting listed below to be used.
  • Navigate to your device's list of wireless networks, select the "Eduroam" network and use the following settings required by your Android device
    • Username - *yourNetID*
    • Password - NetID Password
    • EAP Method - PEAP
    • Phase 2 Authentication - MSCHAPv2
    • Anonymous Identity - Anonymous
    • Certificate - Use System Certificates
    • Domain -
  • Click "Connect"
If you have issues connecting to Eduroam or would like to connect a device not listed here, please email or visit a C-Stop location ( on campus for help.

Keywords:wifi, download, install, certificate, wireless network   Doc ID:92068
Owner:Roberto U.Group:University of Illinois Chicago Technology Solutions
Created:2019-05-31 09:30 CSTUpdated:2020-11-24 11:18 CST
Sites:University of Illinois Chicago Technology Solutions
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