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Connecting to Wi-Fi

Our Wi-Fi is called eduroam (education roaming). For a faster and more secure service University students and staff should connect to eduroam and not Guest WiFi UoP.

Instructions to connect your device to eduroam.


Rules and Regulations. By using the eduroam service you have agreed to abide by the following rules and regulations:

Wi-Fi service for guests

The University also provides a free Wi-Fi service for guests. To connect:

  • Select UoP Visitor from the Wi-Fi connection options on your device.
  • Sign-In Required message may appear. Select Ok.
  • You will be directed to the Visitor Wi-Fi Service provided by Acronyms page.
  • You will be asked to accept the terms of use and then click Connect to WiFi
  • You will be asked to fill out your first name, last name, email address or use a Social Media login. Then click on Submit.

You should now be connected to the Wi-Fi.

Technical requirements

Your computer needs to meet the following technical requirements:

  • up-to-date anti-virus software must be installed. If you do not have an up to date anti virus program please view our anti-virus page for information
  • all critical updates for your operating system must be installed.
  • a working 802.11b/g/n WiFi certified Network card, capable of WPA2-Enterprise encryption.
  • a built-in network adapter. If you have a new computer, then it is likely to be pre-installed. If you are unsure check online or contact the manufacturer.