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Internet & Wi-Fi

IT Service


Eduroam (education roaming) is the secure, world-wide roaming access service developed for the international research and education community. Eduroam allows students, researchers, and staff from participating institutions to obtain Internet connectivity across campus and when visiting other participating institutions.

Eduroam is now available in 77 territories worldwide, with over 6000 hotspots in research and education facilities. Many universities, such as our own, use it as the main way for students to connect to the Wi-Fi network.

To use Eduroam simply attach your device to the eduroam Wi-Fi and open up a browser. You should be prompted to enter your University username followed by your password. Please note the username takes the format of your username followed by If you have issues logging in, you can use the eduroam Configuration Assistant Tool (CAT) to help automatically set up your Wi-Fi connection.

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Getting connected to Eduroam

Eduroam Frequently Asked Questions


Guest@UW is a free-to-use Wi-Fi service for your family and friends enabling them to use the internet while visiting the University. When you connect to this service you will be prompted to sign up through an online portal.

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Guest@ UW Frequently Asked Questions

Halls of Residence Internet Access (Glide)

Our halls of residence internet service (Glide) gives you access to internet services when living in the university accommodation.

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Glide Instructions.

Glide Frequently Asked Questions

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