Wi-Fi

Eduroam

Eduroam is an international Wi-Fi network used around academic and research institutions, this means as a user you can visit other universities and still have an internet connection, without having to change your log in details.

Connecting your device

To connect your device, select Eduroam Wi-Fi, the Identity/Username is your username@southwales.ac.uk NOT your email address, and the password is your university account password. If you change your password, remember you'll have to update your Eduroam settings too.

If you still have a problem connecting, you might need to change some Wi-Fi settings, for your device settings check out the list below.

Navigate to Wi-Fi and select Eduroam


If you have already tried connecting to Eduroam, modify your settings by holding down on Eduroam in your Wi-Fi menu and select Modify Network from the drop down menu


Make sure all the settings are set to the following:


Eap: Peap

Phase-2 Authentication: MSCHAPV2


CA Certificate: Unspecified / Do Not Validate


Identity: username@southwales.ac.uk e.g. 12345678@southwales.ac.uk


Anonymous identity: leave blank


Password: your university account password


Save


Download a PDF guide to accessing Eduroam on an Android

Username: username@southwales.ac.uk e.g. 12345678@southwales.ac.uk

Password: your university account password

Join

Trust


Download a PDF guide to accessing Eduroam on iOS

Username: username@southwales.ac.uk e.g. 12345678@southwales.ac.uk

Password: your university account password


Server Certificate Validation: Always ask me


EAP Method: PEAP MSCHAPV2


Done


Accept certificate and connect: Accept


Download a PDF guide to accessing Eduroam on a Windows Phone

Username: username@southwales.ac.uk e.g. 12345678@southwales.ac.uk

Password: your university account password

Join


Download a PDF guide to accessing Eduroam on a Mac

Username: username@southwales.ac.uk e.g. 12345678@southwales.ac.uk

Password: your university account password

Connect


Download a PDF guide to accessing Eduroam on a Windows 7 Computer

On a Windows 8 Computer

On a Windows 10 Computer

Glamguest

Glamguest is available for staff to give Wi-Fi access to visitors to the university.

Create Glamguest account

Connect to Glamguest Windows 7

Connect to Glamguest Mac OS