Guide to the eduroam Wireless Network

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What is eduroam?

Eduroam (education roaming) is the University of Maryland's (UMD) main wireless network on campus. It is a secure, world-wide roaming internet access service that provides wireless connectivity when visiting participating institutions. For more information, visit


Connect to eduroam

NOTE: SecureW2 should be launched before connecting a device for the first time or after a Directory ID passphrase update. For details, see Before Connecting to eduroam.


  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Tap Wi-Fi.
  3. Tap or click eduroam from the list of detected wireless networks.
    Server name (Domain) is
  4. Log in using your university credentials. Your university credentials would be your
  5. Click Join, Connect, or OK depending on your device.
  6. Verify Certificate window may open depending on your device.
    • Click Continue to authenticate the server certificate.


eduroam tips


Get support

If you have any questions, contact the Service Desk or Terrapin Tech.