eduroam wireless access

January 30, 2018: eduroam will replace the old uOttawa-WPA wireless Internet connection. Connect to the eduroam wireless network using your full @uOttawa.ca email address (including the @uOttawa.ca portion) and email password.

Configuration Procedures

  1. Connect to the eduroam wireless network
  2. When prompted for user credentials:
     
      Username Password
    Students

    uOttawa email address* (jdoe123@uOttawa.ca)

    * To ensure a successful connection to the eduroam network, please use your full @uOttawa.ca email address (including the @uOttawa.ca portion)

    uoAccess password (Gmail)

    Employees

    uOttawa email address (jdoe123@uOttawa.ca)

    * To ensure a successful connection to the eduroam network, please use your full @uOttawa.ca email address (including the @uOttawa.ca portion)

    Microsoft Exchange email password

    Visitors from participating institutions

    Your username and password are the credentials and set up instructions you use to connect to the wireless network at your institution. If these do not work, please contact your institution to verify that you’re using the correct credentials.

    The use of eduroam is free of charge and visitors are not required to obtain a guest account from the University of Ottawa. Once you associate with the eduroam SSID and enter your home institution’s login credentials, you will enjoy wireless network services as long as you remain on campus.

    Note: Guests from institutions without eduroam will require accounts sponsored by Faculties, Departments and Services

 

Manual Configuration Procedures

Please note that you should be able to connect to eduroam without a manual configuration of the network.

If you are unable to connect, please follow one of the procedures outlined below:

Quick info

eduroam provides fast, secure, and reliable access to wireless services at participating institutions in 70 countries worldwide.

For a list of participating institutions where you can roam campus Wi-Fi networks via eduroam, visit canarie.ca/identity/eduroam/.

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