Connect to Wi-Fi on iPhone or iPad

Overview

The eduroam Wi-Fi network is available for all registered students and employees.

Follow the steps below to connect to eduroam on an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.

Solution

CAUTION: Your Computer User ID must be activated before you can connect to Wi-Fi

 If you have not activated your Computer User ID, please see related articles: Activate your Computer User ID (employees) or Activate your Computer User ID (students)

Connect your iOS device to the eduroam wireless network to access Wi-Fi on campus.

Choose either Devices with a data plan or Devices without a data plan below for directions.

For devices with a data plan:

  1. Open the Safari browser app
  2. Go to wifi.langara.ca
  3. For Username enter your Langara e-mail address (Computer User ID + @langara.ca for employees; Computer User ID + @mylangara.ca for Students)
  4. Tap the JoinNow button
  5. Tap Install to install the SecureW2 certificates
  6. Enter your iPhone or iPad passcode (if one has been set)
  7. Tap Install
  8. Tap the Install button
  9. Enter your Computer User ID password
  10. Tap Next
  11. Tap Done to exit the installation process

Your device should now be connected to the eduroam wireless network.

For devices without a data plan:

If you do not have a data plan on your device, follow these steps first:

  1. Open the Settings app
  2. Tap Wi-Fi
  3. Under CHOOSE A NETWORK tap on Langara
  4. Enter your Computer User ID and password
  5. Tap the Login button
  6. Tap Done

Proceed to the steps below to complete the connection to eduroam.

  1. Open the Safari browser app
  2. Go to wifi.langara.ca
  3. For Username enter your Langara e-mail address (Computer User ID + @langara.ca for employees; Computer User ID + @mylangara.ca for Students)
  4. Tap the JoinNow button
  5. Tap Install to install the SecureW2 certificates
  6. Enter your iPhone or iPad passcode (if one has been set)
  7. Tap Install
  8. Tap the Install button
  9. Enter your Computer User ID password
  10. Tap Next
  11. Tap Done to exit the installation process

eduroam and eduroam5GHz will now be properly configured on your iPhone or iPad. Your device will connect to eduroam automatically whenever you are in range of the wireless network when on campus.

Details

Article ID: 1878
Created
Thu 9/2/21 11:11 AM
Modified
Fri 9/17/21 10:02 AM
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