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Samuelson Hall, 1st floor
400 E. University Way
Ellensburg WA, 98926

(509) 963-2001
Mon. - Fri.: 7am - 5pm

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Connecting to the CWU Wireless Network

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 CWU Service Desk.

For all Windows computers (non-CWU equipment):

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-wildcats wireless network.

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

  1. Connect to cwu-wildcats 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
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)
Still having trouble connecting? Link to the self-configuring tool. 


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