Connecting to eduroam from an iOS device

eduroam is a federated network access service developed for research and education institutions around the globe to share internet access. When you travel to a university that is a member of eduroam, you can join the 'eduroam' wi-fi network and enjoy encrypted internet access for free.

 

Member Institutions

USA : https://www.eduroam.us/eduroam_us_institutions

International : http://monitor.eduroam.org/eduroam_map.php?type=all

 

Get ready to use eduroam

To get started using eduroam, follow the instructions below. After completing the instructions, connect to the eduroam wireless network here on campus and go to http://eduroamtest.sou.edu. If you can't load the page, something is wrong. If the page loads, your computer is setup for eduroam and you can go back to your normal wireless network (SOU Wireless, SOU-Secure) to resume browsing the internet.

 

Apple iOS

Tap the cog icon to access Settings. From the Settings menu, select Wi-Fi.

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Under "CHOOSE A NETWORK...", select 'eduroam'.

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Use the following settings to Join the network:

Username: your_username@sou.edu (your full SOU email address).

Password: your SOU email/network password

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Accept the certificate.

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You should see a check next to the eduroam wireless network to signify setup is complete.

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Test the connection by browsing to eduroamtest.sou.edu if you are on the Ashland or Medford campuses.