eduroam is a federated network access service developed for universities and colleges around the world 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 use encrypted internet access for free. To learn more about eduroam, check out our FAQ.

Follow these directions no matter where you are connecting to eduroam from, whether it's the EWU campus or another eduroam-participating institution.

On a Mac, you may download the profile for your version of macOS attached to this article or follow the instructions below. Profiles are available for macOS Mojave and Catalina. The profile will take care of all the steps necessary to connect. Just remember to always use your full EWU NetID username and password. Students, do not use eagles.ewu.edu, just your username@ewu.edu.

Manual Instructions

On MacOS, begin by clicking the WiFi icon in the upper right of your desktop.

MacOS WiFi Selection


A new window should automatically appear, prompting for your username and password. Use the following values:


Username: your_username@ewu.edu (students, do not use eagles.ewu.edu, just your_username@ewu.edu)

Password: your EWU SSO password


Enter this information and click Join.


MacOS WiFi Login

After providing this information, your Mac should automatically connect. that you are connected by verifying that you see a check mark next to eduroam  when you click on the WiFi icon in the upper right.


WiFi Confirmation