Secure wireless network

Description

UM students and employees can connect to a secure wireless network using Eduroam. Eduroam not only connects you to UM's secure wireless network, it allows you to connect to wireless networks at many other institutions across the US and abroad using your UM login credentials.

Map of Eduroam institutions in the US | Global Eduroam map

Visitors who have Eduroam access can connect using the Eduroam network and login credentials from their institution. Visitors who don't have Eduroam access can connect to UM's guest wireless network.

Note: The UMwpa wireless network previously available as a secure wireless option is no longer in service, effective August 9, 2017. All secure wireless access is now through Eduroam. 

How to request

UM students and employees log into the eduroam network with a username of your NetID@umontana.edu (i.e. ab123456@umontana.edu), and your NetID password.

Charge

No charge.

Eligibility

All UM students and employees can access the Eduroam wireless network. Visitors can access wireless through Eduroam if they have Eduroam credentials from another institution, or UM's guest wireless access.

Availability

Available at all times.

Support

IT Central Help Desk in Social Science 120, (406) 243-HELP (4357).

Policy

MUS Policy 1303.2 - Internet Services - Employees

MUS Policy 1304.2 - Internet Services - Students

Primary owner

Network Services