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.

Open settings for your ChromeOS device by clicking on the notification area in the lower right of your screen. Then click the WiFi icon.


ChromeOS Settings


You see a list of available networks, select eduroam.

ChromeOS Available Networks


Use the following settings:

 

SSID: eduroam (do not change it)

Security: EAP

EAP method: PEAP

EAP Phase 2 authentication: MSCHAPV2

CA certificate: leave at default

Identity: your_username@ewu.edu (students, do not use eagles.ewu.edu, just your username@ewu.edu)

Password: your EWU SSO password
Anonymous Identity: leave blank

Click Connect or Save when you are finished. These settings apply to all Android devices. Your screen should look similar to one below.


Some versions of ChromeOS may require you to specify a CA certificate. If so, select "Use System Certificates"  and enter "ewu.edu" for the domain.

eduroam settings



Your device should now be connected to eduroam!