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Eduroam (education roaming) is the secure, world-wide roaming access service developed for the international research and education community. Eduroam facilitates roaming educational users to gain wireless internet access with their laptops and mobile devices at other member sites by authenticating against a server hosted at their own institution.

RCSI is a fully enabled eduroam participant offering both: the Identify Provider service for roaming RCSI registered users wishing to use eduroam in other eduroam enabled institutions and the Service Provider to visitors to RCSI from other eduroam enabled institutions who wish to connect to the RCSI wireless network.

Eduroam is available in all Wi-Fi enabled areas of RCSI campus and remote sites.

  • Who can use Eduroam?

    Staff and students visiting other institutions; visitors to RCSI from participating institutions

  • What are the requirements for usage?

    This service is only available via a wireless network connection.

  • Getting started with Eduroam

    For instructions on using the Eduroam service see the relevant box below (A) RCSI Student/Staff or (B) Visiting Student/Staff

  • (A) RCSI Student/Staff

    Connect as RCSI on another campus:

    Connect to the ‘eduroam’ SSID network

    Your username is your normal windows account with appended [eg]

    Your password is your Windows account password.

  • (B) Visiting Student/Staff

    Connect as VISITOR of RCSI campus

    Connect to the ‘eduroam’ SSID network

    You will need to contact your own campus IT Helpdesk for account username and password details.