Connect to eduroam wifi

Updated on 10 June 2021

Our superfast wifi network, eduroam, is available throughout our campuses. You'll also find eduroam in different places across the globe and can use your login to get free wifi wherever you find it

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Connect your device

  1. Go to your wifi settings, via your settings app or wifi icon in your notification bar, menu bar or task bar
  2. Choose eduroam
  3. Enter your full username and University password (on android devices you'll need to configure a few more settings, see below)
  4. Accept the certificate request
  5. You're connected

If you have a username that doesn’t include your ID number (students) or end with a number (staff), make sure you enter it correctly.

Using an Android device?

Once you've chosen eduroam, you'll need to configure a few more settings.

EAP method


Phase 2 authentication

None (if you have a Huawei device you may need to set this to MSCHAPV2)

CA certificate

Use system certificates (this might not be an option on older models so don't worry if you can't change it)


Anonymous identity

Just leave this blank

Settings for Android

Printers, consoles, and streaming

  If you've got a wireless printer, games console, or streaming device in our residences, you should connect these to the StudentResidences network.

If you change your password, your device should prompt you to put in your new password. If it doesn't, try forgetting the wifi network and following the instructions again for connecting

If you're using macOS, including University managed devices, you'll need to update your keychain when you update your password.

Visitors and guests

You may be able to connect to eduroam wifi with your home credentials if from another University/College. Otherwise, you can connect to _TheCloud wifi by creating a free Sky account. Find out more.


eduroam logo

The University of Dundee is a Home and Visited eduroam service provider. Students, staff, and visitors using eduroam at any of our campuses must comply with our acceptable use guidelines and the eduroam(UK) policy. Students and staff are required to remove the eduroam wifi profile from their devices once they've graduated or ended their employment with the University. List of eduroam participating institutions.

From UoDIT
Guide category IT, Wifi, Student support