What is eduroam?

Secure, international roaming service for users in research and education worldwide.

eduroam is a fast-growing service that was pioneered by the European research and education networking community and is now available in thousands of participating universities, research centers and libraries in more than 60 countries worldwide.

This will enable our students, researchers, faculty and staff to securely obtain wireless network access across campus and when visiting other participating organizations automatically. eduroam secures the status of our staff and students as part of the national and international educational and research communities.

eduroam supports research and education by providing:

  • High-speed, roaming broadband
  • Access at multiple locations, with only one common wireless setup
  • Secure and privacy-preserving technology
  • Reciprocal service that is free-of-charge to users

eduroam Set Up Instructions


For further information about technical support, contact: ITS Help Desk helpdesk@sandiego.edu.

For more information about eduroam in the United States visit the eduroam website https://www.eduroam.us/. For more about international eduroam see https://www.eduroam.org/.