eduroam Setup - iOS
eduroam is Trent's WiFi network. It is recommended that Trent University faculty, staff and students set up and test their computers as soon as possible to use the eduroam network instead of the Trent-Guest network for better performance. Once you have connected to eduroam at your home institution (Trent) you will have wireless access to any eduroam-enabled institution in the world.
Trent Community members
- Navigate to the myTrent portal:myTrent>Services>IT Services using your SAFARI web browser.
- Find and click on the WiFi Setup icon:
- Follow the prompts on each screen to connect. You will see screens similar to those below which will guide you through the steps:
In the myTrent WiFi Setup screen, select the Operating System for your device:
Click "Install" in the upper right corner of the Install Profile screen.
Key in your device passcode (if requested)
Read Trent's Computing Code of Ethics (You signal acceptance by clicking "Next")
Install a Security certificate
Enter your email address which is your "username for the Wi-Fi network "EDUROAM""(e.g. firstname.lastname@example.org). Click on "Next" to continue with the wireless connection setup.
Setup - Visitors from partner educational institutions
Eduroam allows users at any participating organization to log on to the Trent University wireless network using the same username and password that they would use at their home organization. To access eduroam you will need a user name and password obtained from your home organization.
- Select eduroam from the list of wireless networks:
- Authentication: WPA2-Enterprise
- Encryption: AES
Eduroam technical support is provided by your home organization. Therefore, you must ensure that you are able to connect to eduroam at your home organization before travelling. Trent University is unable to provide technical support to visitors.
Users of the eduroam network must abide by Trent University's Computing Code of Ethics guidelines as well as any guidelines set out by the home/visiting institution.
Support: Where to get help
Technical support for eduroam will be provided by your home institution whether at home or abroad. Trent University faculty, staff or students visiting another participating institution should contact Trent's IT Service Desk
- 705 -748-1010
Visitors to Trent University should contact their home institution's IT support for assistance.
More information: eduroam
You can visit the Canada eduroam site for more information, or for details on the global eduroam initiative, you can visit the eduroam.org website.
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