What is eduroam?

eduroam provides students, researchers and staff from participating institutions with free wireless internet access when visiting other participating institutions by simply turning on their already configured laptop/phone or other smart devices. All sites participating in eduroam use the eduroam network name. Depending on local policies at the visited institution, the visitor may also have additional resources (for example printers) at their disposal.

For more information and a complete list of participating institutions please visit For a map with the current eduroam coverage worldwide please visit

Your device must be configured with the eduroam network before you visit a participating institution. Before you leave IIT:

  • Check whether the institution you are visiting participates in eduroam (
  • Make sure you have configured, and checked your device.

For further questions or assistance please contact the Help Desk at 906-5300 or submit a ticket via /helpdesk.

Configuring and Using eduroam at IIT and outside

Please click on your device type/ operating system for instructions on how to configure the eduroam network

The Help Desk hours are below. Please stop by Room 540 during these times for technical assistance.