Eduroam

The Eduroam wireless network is the preferred network for use by Staff and Students in DIT. After connecting to Eduroam for the first time, you will automatically connect on subsequent connections once you are in range of the network.  

Connect to Eduroam: Option 1

  1. Select "eduroam" from the list of wireless networks on your device.
  2. Enter your username in the following format:studentnumber@mydit.ie for students, or staffnumber@dit.ie for staff members.
  3. Your password is the same as your DIT email password.
  4. Click on "connect".
  5. Done.
  6. Once you have connected to eduroam for the first time your device will automatically reconnect from then on.

Still cannot connect?: Option 2

  1. Connect to the internet via ditwifi or wired network.
  2. Go to https://cat.eduroam.org
  3. Click on the icon "eduroam user:download your eduroam installer"
  4. Slect "Dublin Institute of Technology" from the list.
  5. Click on the OS you are using.
  6. Run the .exe installer
  7. Use the same login credentials as in "option 1" above.

Troubleshooting Connecting to Eduroam on an Apple Mac

  1. Click on the wireless icon on the menu bar in the top right hand corner of the screen
  2. Click on ‘Open Network Preferences…
  3. Click on the ‘Advanced…’ button
  4. Find ‘eduroam’ in the list. Click on it and click on the ‘-‘ button. Click ‘ok’
  5. Select ‘eduroam’ from the drop down menu under ‘Network Name’
  6. Enter your studentnumber@mydit.ie for the username and your email password as the password. Click ok. NB Your username must have @mydit.ie after the student number in the username otherwise you will not get connected. For staff members, your username is your staffnumber@dit.ie. 
  7. You are now connected to Eduroam.
  8. After connecting for the first time, you will automatically connect on subsequent connections once you are in range.
  9. See troubleshooting eduroam -mac guide.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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