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.
eduroam

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