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Eduroam

Overview

CTS is proud to participate in Eduroam (education roaming), a secure, world-wide internet access service developed for the international research and education community.

Eduroam enables you to use your Duquesne University account credentials (email address and password) to obtain wireless access to the internet at participating institutions around the world. Others from participating institutions can also enjoy the same benefit when visiting Duquesne University.

Eduroam service is currently available at more than 2,000 institutions worldwide. Visit the Eduroam web site to learn more about it, and to view a comprehensive list of all participating campuses and universities.

Connecting to Eduroam

When Traveling

Use these instructions if you are from Duquesne University and are visiting another partipating institution.

  1. Select Eduroam from the list of available wireless networks.
  2. Enter your University email address and your Multipass password to authenticate onto the network.

Note: The institution that you are visiting must participate in Eduroam in order for you to use the service.

When Visiting Duquesne 

Use these instructions if you are visiting Duquesne from another institution.

  1. Select Eduroam from the list of available wireless networks.
  2. Enter the email address and password from your home institution.

Note: Your home institution must participate in Eduroam in order for you to use the service at Duquesne.


Eduroam FAQs

Who do I contact for support if I am unable to connect to Eduroam?

If you are a member of Duquesne University: Contact the CTS Help Desk for assistance.

If you are visiting from another university: Contact Duquesne's CTS Help Desk first. They can confirm if the Eduroam service is available on Duquesne's campus. If the service is available and you are still unable to connect, please contact your university's technical support department for further assistance. 

What sort of internet access does Eduroam provide?

Educause Access Grid

Eduroam will provide different network access depending on whether you are a member of the Duquesne community or a visitor to Duquesne's campus. These different types of access are explained below.

On Duquesne's Campus On Participating University's Campus
Member of Duquesne Eduroam will provide access to Duquesne's online resources as though you were on DuqNet Eduroam will provide access to internet resources that are determined by participating university's IT department.
Visitor from Participating University Eduroam will provide access to internet and will allow for internet browsing and VPN capabilities Eduroam will provide access to internet resources that are determined by participating university's IT department.

What are the service requirements for connecting to Eduroam?

Those connecting to Eduroam are held to the same network guidelines and policies as those connecting to DuqNet. This includes the Wireless Airspace Policy and the general Network service requirements.