Setup eduroam

Eduroam LogoUNB is the first university in Atlantic Canada to offer eduroam (education roaming). eduroam allows you to easily connect to the internet using your own laptop while visiting other eduroam institutions.

Instructions

Before you leave:

  1. Open the eduroam mobile config profile on your laptop or mobile device.
  2. When prompted, click 'Install'.

    Step 3
  3. You will receive a message saying 'Installing this profile will change settings on your iPhone'. Click 'Install now'.

    Click 'Install Now'.
  4. If you have set a Passcode on your mobile device, you will be asked to enter it now.
  5. When asked for your user name and password, enter:
    • your 'UNB login ID@unb.ca'
    • your 'UNB password'
  6. Click 'Done' to finish.
  7. Test eduroam at UNB before you leave (see instructions below).

When you arrive at your destination:

  1. Go to 'Settings' > 'Wi-Fi'.
  2. Select 'eduroam' from the list of available networks.
  3. You should now be connected to the eduroam network.

Support for eduroam

If you have any questions, please contact the UNB ITS Help Desk (not the institution you are visiting).

Restrictions for All eduroam Users

  • Become familiar with the local institution's policies on wireless usage.
  • Security restrictions placed on eduroam network users are at the discretion of the local institution. At the very minimum, eduroam provides basic networking connectivity, including web browsing (HTTP/HTTPS), secure shell (SSH), VPN and email access.