Connecting on Windows Devices

Connecting to Eduroam for Windows

Connecting on Windows 8.1 Phones

The wireless network eduroam is available at our Riverside and City Campus sites and Halls of Residence. Eduroam is a secure wireless service which has been developed for the education community. College students and staff as well as visitors, from participating organisations, can use the eduroam wireless network which allows filtered Internet access.

This network is filtered as per the College’s Acceptable Use Policy. When you connect to the College network, you are agreeing to the terms of the Acceptable Use Policy and the Janet eduroam UK policy (copies are available on request).

How to access eduroam:

  • Your device must support WPA2 Enterprise in order to be able to connect to eduroam.
  • Go to the Apps list and tap Settings > WiFi. 
  • Verify Wi-Fi is turned on. From the Available WiFi Networks section tap on eduroam to connect.
  • Enter the same username and password that you use for connecting to the College network followed by @cogc.ac.uk at the end of your username and click done. 

Identity: 

Students: MyCity username e.g. 123456@cogc.ac.uk 
Staff: College network username e.g. asmith@cogc.ac.uk
Password: Your My City/ College network password
Server Certificate Validation: Always ask me
EAP Method: PEAP MSCHAP v2
  • If you are prompted with a QuoVadis security certificate for RIV-0M-ISE-01.cogc.ac.uk, you must accept this certificate to proceed. 
  • Once you are successfully authenticated, you will automatically connect to eduroam within the College and at other eduroam institutions, without having to re-enter your username and password. 
Click here to download a copy of this guide.

If you have any questions, or need any help, please see our:

Troubleshooting Guide for Windows 7 and 8.

or

Troubleshooting Guide for Windows 10.

 

Connecting on Windows Devices

The wireless network eduroam is available at our Riverside and City Campus sites and Halls of Residence. Eduroam is a secure wireless service which has been developed for the education community. College students and staff as well as visitors, from participating organisations, can use the eduroam wireless network which allows filtered Internet access.

This network is filtered as per the College’s Acceptable Use Policy. When you connect to the College network, you are agreeing to the terms of the Acceptable Use Policy and the Janet eduroam UK policy (copies are available on request).

How to access eduroam:

  • Your device must support WPA2 Enterprise in order to be able to connect to eduroam.
  • Left click the Wi-Fi icon shown in the system tray to view the available wireless networks.
  • Choose the wireless network eduroam and click Connect.
  • You will be prompted to enter a username and password. Enter the same username and password that you use for connecting to the College network followed by @cogc.ac.uk at the end of your username. 

Identity: 

Students: MyCity username e.g. 123456@cogc.ac.uk 
Staff: College network username e.g. asmith@cogc.ac.uk
Password: Your My City/ College network password
  • If you are prompted with a QuoVadis security certificate for RIV-0M-ISE-01.cogc.ac.uk, you must accept or trust this certificate to proceed. 
  • Once you are successfully authenticated, you will automatically connect to eduroam within the College and at other eduroam institutions, without having to re-enter your username and password. 

If you have any questions, or need any help, please contact the Operations Helpdesk on 0141 271 6600.