How do I connect to Eduroam network?

This FAQ was last modified on: Tuesday, March 19, 2019 10:28am

PLEASE NOTE: We ask that you remove other wifi connections such as GTwifi from you device before configuring Eduroam on your device. Below is an FAQ that can assist you with that if you are unsure of how to do that on your device:

Connecting Mac OS devices to eduroam:

  1. Click on the wifi icon in the status bar
  2. Click on "eduroam" in the wireless network selection pop-up
  3. Your Username is your GT Account followed by "@gatech.edu" (Example: gburdell3@gatech.edu). 
    Note 1: Your GT Account is the same username you use to log into Passport, BuzzPort and Canvas.
    Note 2: Please ensure that you DO NOT have a space before/in your username.
  4. Your Password is your normal Georgia Tech password.
  5. Tap "Join" on the bottom-right of the authentication window

Connecting Windows 10 devices to eduroam:

  1. Click on the Network icon on the lower-right of the screen.  This icon looks like a set of signal bars
  2. Click on "eduroam" in the wireless network selection pop-up.
  3. Click on the "Connect" button to begin connecting to the eduroam network
  4. Your Username is your GT Account followed by "@gatech.edu" (Example: gburdell3@gatech.edu). 
    Note 1: Your GT Account is the same username you use to log into Passport, BuzzPort and Canvas.
    Note 2: Please ensure that you DO NOT have a space before/in your username.
  5. Your Password is your normal Georgia Tech password.
  6. Then click on "Next"
  7. If you see a notification asking if you would like to trust a certificate, click "Accept", "Join", "Connect", or other affirmative button to connect your device to the network

Connecting iPhone devices to eduroam:

  1. Open the Settings application.
  2. Tap on the "Wi-fi" menu options.
  3. Tap on the "eduroam" network.
  4. Your Username is your GT Account followed by "@gatech.edu" (Example: gburdell3@gatech.edu). 
    Note 1: Your GT Account is the same username you use to log into Passport, BuzzPort and Canvas.
    Note 2: Please ensure that you DO NOT have a space before/in your username.
  5. Your password is your normal Georgia Tech Password.
  6. Tap "Join" on the top-right of the screen
  7. Finally, when presented with a modal asking about trusting the "lawn.gatech.edu" certificate, press the "Trust" button on the top-right of the screen.

Connecting Android devices to eduroam:

  1. Open the Settings App
  2. Tap on the "Wi-fi" menu
  3. Find "eduroam" in the list and tap on it
  4. EAP Method:PEAP
  5. Phase 2 Authentication: MSCHAPV2
  6. CA Certificate: Use system certificates
  7. Domain: lawn.gatech.edu
  8. Your Username is your GT Account followed by "@gatech.edu" (Example: gburdell3@gatech.edu). 
    Note 1: Your GT Account is the same username you use to log into Passport, BuzzPort and Canvas.
    Note 2: Please ensure that you DO NOT have a space before/in your username.
  9. For the password, enter your GT account's password
  10. Once finished, click on the "Done", "Connect", "Next" or other affirmative button to finish connecting to eduroam

If steps 1 - 10 does not resolve the issue, please follow the direction for eduroam CAT tool.  

To use eduroam CAT tool to assist with the connection, please go here https://faq.oit.gatech.edu/content/how-do-i-configure-android-phone-eduroam