Setup eduroam wifi

There is extensive eduroam wifi internet coverage across the University of Leicester campus and student accommodation.

On Friday, 5 February 2021 you will need to reinstall eduroam wifi on mobile phones, laptops and tablets, to continue to access the internet using eduroam wifi. Find out more…

1. Forget eduroam wifi if used previously

If you have previously used eduroam wifi on your personal device, the app may not install correctly until you forget the eduroam network from your wifi settings.

2. Set up eduroam wifi using eduroam CAT

  1. On your phone, tablet or laptop, open your web browser, go to
  2. Click on the button to install and follow the instructions
  3. Enter your full University email address as the username

    *Staff - If you have a Friendly email address (e.g. you will need to use your University IT account username followed by

What else do I need to know?

Manual set up instructions

You can also use the manual set up instructions to set up your device.

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