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Connecting to eduroam using eduroam CAT (Configuration Assistant Tool)

This guide explains how to connect to the eduroam using the eduroam CAT (Configuration Assistant Tool).

This guide is aimed at...

  • Staff
  • Students
  • IT Administrators
  • SLMS staff
  • Researchers

Before you start...

  • You must be aware of and abide by the UCL Computing Regulations
  • You must be aware of and abide by the JANET Acceptable Use Policy
  • You need your UCL user ID & password – found on the front of your registration slip and must be appended with @ucl.ac.uk for connecting to eduroam (e.g. ucxxzano @ ucl.ac.uk)
  • An internet connection

Please note: UCL are not responsible for any content downloaded from third party sites. Installing files from third party sites on to personal machines/devices is entirely at the owner's risk.


  1. Go to the eduroam Configuration Assistant Tool website (Fig.1).

    Fig.1 – eduroam Configuration Assistant Tool website

  2. Click the Click here to download your eduroam installer link.
  3. Select University College London (Fig.2).
    Fig.2 – List of organisations
  4. Click the Download your eduroam installer link (this is automatically detected) to download.

    Download installer window

    Fig.3 – Download the installer
  5. To select an eduroam installer for another supported device click Choose another installer to download and select an operating system to download (Fig.4).
    Fig.4 – List of supported installers available to download
  6. You will see the Welcome to eduroam installer window. To run the installer, click Next (Fig.5).
    Welcome screen

    Fig.5 – Run the installer wizard

    And then click OK to continue the installation (Fig.6).

    Confirm installation

    Fig.6 – Confirm installation
  7. When prompted enter your UCL user ID and password and click Install.

    Enter credentials to install
  8. When the installation is complete, click Finish.

    Confirmation that the installation is complete

    All done! You can now connect to the eduroam Wi-Fi network.

Manual setup instructions


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