How to: Connect to eduroam Wi-Fi using Android


Introduction

NOTE: The settings applied are specific to the Texas Tech University campus. If you are trying to connect to eduroam at another institution, you may have to contact the IT department of that institution for connection setting specifics.

Instructions

NOTE: Android is highly customizable and may look different depending on your manufacturer. The steps below may vary for different devices.

1) Open the Settings app.

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2) Tap Network & internet.

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3) Tap Internet.

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4) Tap EduRoam.

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5) Configure the following settings. Then, tap Connect.

  • EAP method: PEAP
  • Phase¬†2 authentication: MSCHAPV2
  • CA certificate: Use system certificates
  • Online Certificate Status: Do not verify
  • Domain: your home university domain (the part of your email address after the @ symbol)
  • Identity: your_institutional_email_address
  • Anonymous identity: blank
  • Password: your_institutional_email_password

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OUTCOME

Your Android device is connected to the eduroam wireless network.