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Eduroam WiFi Guide

Posted at — Jan 1, 0001

Connecting to the eduroam WiFi network (on the UCLA campus) is easy with Linux. eduroam is available almost everywhere on campus, so this is probably the most convenient WiFi network.

Using NetworkManager

Connect to the eduroam network using the following Wireless Security settings:

Security WPA & WPA2 Enterprise
Authentication Protected EAP (PEAP)
PEAP version Automatic
Inner authentication MSCHAPv2
Username your UCLA username
Password your UCLA password

For other networks (like UCLA_SECURE_RES), going to the following website: http://nmcheck.gnome.org/ should bring up the “Accept terms and conditions” page.