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Android - Connect to NMSU Eduroam Roaming Wireless Network

The "Eduroam" wireless network is a secure roaming service that can be used on the NMSU campus as well as other participating Universities. Once you have successfully connected to Eduroam, here at NMSU, you will be able to connect to this roaming service while visiting participating University locations.

Android devices

  1. From your home screen, swipe one finger down from the top of your screen to display the Android quick menu. Once expanded, select the settings gear displayed in the top right corner of the screen. This will take you to the "Settings" menu. 

    expanded home screen and settings menu image

  2. Once on the settings menu, select the Connections option at the top of the list or the Network & Internet option depending on your device. 

    android connections menu image 
    1. or...

    android network settings image
  3. At the Connections or Network & Internet menu, make sure your Wi-Fi switch is set to "on", displaying the small white button shifted to the right. 
  4. android wifi connection button image
    4.  Once Wi-Fi has been turned on, a wifi connection prompt will appear. From this screen, select Eduroam. 

    5.  After selecting "Eduroam" Wi-Fi, you will be prompted to input a username and password. For your username, you will need to enter your entire NMSU email (e.g. and for the password, you will need to enter your myNMSU Password/Passphrase
    Eduroam credential entry

    Note: You will also need to select MSCHAPV2 under "Phase 2 Authentification", select Use system certificates under "CA certificate", as well as (if applicable) enter under "Domain". 
    Some Android devices require the entry of your "Anonymous identity" as well as your "Identity". If you attempt the process described above and you are not able to connect please try this addition. Both of these fields will be filled with your NMSU email address
    Samsung Identity Entry

If you have any questions, come by the Help Desk at Hardman & Jacobs Undergraduate Learning Center Room 105, call 646-1840, or email us at

Keywords:Android Connect NMSU Eduroam Roaming Wireless Network internet web wifi wi-fi aggieair   Doc ID:84743
Owner:John B.Group:New Mexico State University
Created:2018-08-09 09:26 MDTUpdated:2019-01-11 13:59 MDT
Sites:New Mexico State University
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