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ITS Helpdesk

Getting Connected

Wireless Networking is provided solely for CWU faculty, staff, and students. Unauthorized access to CWU computing resources, including wireless networks, is strictly prohibited.

If you need further assistance, contact or visit the ITS Help Desk.

For all Windows computers:

For Windows computers with no ethernet connection: Connect to the "CWU-Connect" wireless network, open a browser and type in this web address: hostreg.cwu.edu

Then follow the instructions below:

  1. Download and install the CWU wireless utility: WiFi_CWU.exe
  2. Enter your Wildcat credentials when requested.
  3. Connection will be automatic
  4. For future connections, connect directly to CWU-WPA wireless network.

For all Mac laptops, iPhone, iPads, iPods and Windows 7, 8 phones:

  1. Connect to CWU-WPA wireless network
  2. Enter your CWU credentials when requested
  3. Accept the (unverified) server certificate
  4. Connection will be automatic

For Androids, Blackberrys, and Linux:

These devices require manual setup. The settings are as follows (Android shown):

 

Security TypeWPA2 Enterprise
SSID:cwu-wpa
EAP Method:PEAP
Phase 2 (or Inner) Authentication:MSCHAPv2
Certificates:None, Unspecified, etc.
Identity:Your CWU user name
Password:Your CWU password
Anonymous identity:anonymous (or leave blank)