Connecting to Northwestern Wireless on iOS (iPhone or iPad)

You should be able to connect automatically to the Northwestern Wireless network with your NetID and NetID password through your wireless settings. If you were not prompted to connect, you can manually configure your connection.

"eduroam" will be the primary wireless network at Northwestern on February 2, 2022. The "Northwestern” network/SSID will no longer be an available connection option on February 2, 2022. Learn more about this change. Instructions for Connecting to eduroam on iOS

  1. Select Settings > Wi-Fi
  2. From the list of available networks, select Northwestern
  3. Enter the following credentials:
    • Username: NetID
    • Password: NetID Password
  4. If you are prompted to trust the CA certificate (AddTrust External CA Root) click Accept

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For additional assistance please contact the IT Support Center at 847-491-4357 (1-HELP) or via email at

Keywords:wifi wi-fi ssid network internet   Doc ID:62227
Owner:TNS Data Network .Group:Northwestern
Created:2016-03-25 12:51 CSTUpdated:2022-01-12 11:04 CST
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