How do I connect to eduroam?
What is eduroam?
eduroam (education roaming), is an encrypted, world-wide roaming access service developed for the international research and education community. FIT is proud to be a member and provide eduroam service.
Where can I use eduroam?
eduroam allows FIT students, faculty, and staff to connect to the Internet at participating institutions in the United States and abroad. Equally, visitors from participating institutions in the eduroam network can connect to the eduroam wireless network at FIT.
Is my password being shared with other eduroam insitutions?
Your user credentials (username and password) are kept secure because eduroam does not share them with the site you’re visiting. Instead, they are forwarded to your home institution, where they can be verified and validated.
Find out about eduroam security at https://www.eduroam.org/eduroam-security/.
I am a member of the FIT community; how do I connect to eduroam?
When visiting a participating eduroam location, check the eduroam website for the eduroam SSID (most will be eduroam). Turn on your WiFi and select the institution’s eduroam SSID, enter your FIT email address when prompted for a username and FIT password for the password.
I am visiting FIT from another Eduroam campus; how to connect to eduroam at FIT?
As a visitor to FIT from a participating eduroam institution, turn on your WiFi then select the SSID eduroam and enter your email address and password you use at your institution.
For additional assistance, contact FIT’s TechHelp.