Install Eduroam for UGent staff and students

  1. How do I connect?

    Select the 'eduroam' network and enter your login or e-mailaddress and your UGent password when asked
    (DO NOT FORGET "").

  2. Certificate message

    The first time you connect, the question whether you trust the certificate that is presented by the network appears. This is a normal security question. The certificate is TERENA SSL CA 3. The "radius server" is

    Accept the certificate.

Technical information

The settings at UGent are the following:

  • Network Name/SSID: eduroam (lower case!) (is broadcast)
  • Security Type: WPA2 in combination with IEEE 802.1X (also known as WPA2-Enterprise)
  • Encryption Type: AES
  • Authentication method: PEAP
  • Authentication protocol: MSCHAP / Sub authentication method: EAP-MSCHAP V2

Detailed settings for each type of device and / or operating system.