The supported Wi-Fi network for staff and students at RGU is eduroam. This guarantees secure access to the internet and is available in most areas of the Garthdee Campus and Schoolhill.Eduroam Logo

Getting access – RGU Staff and Students

Setting up a connection to eduroam is easy:

New students and staff: please ensure that you have reset your initial password 

  1. Select ‘eduroam’ from your list of wireless connections and enter your RGU credentials, i.e. username@rgu.ac.uk and password (Where username = Student or Staff ID)
  2. Accept the certificate setup instruction if prompted.

Once set up, your device should automatically connect to eduroam whenever it is in range at any participating institutions in the UK or worldwide

For more detailed manual configuration instructions please see the ‘Wifi’ section of our main IT Helpdesk pages at www.rgu.ac.uk/ithelpdesk (RGU logon required)

Visitor to RGU?

If you are visiting RGU from an institution that participates in the eduroam scheme, you can connect to the “eduroam” SSID however you are required to configure your device in advance while at your home institution.  While connected to RGU’s eduroam service you should use the credentials supplied by your home institution

We also provide access to the _The Cloud for visitors. When you connect to this service you will have to create an account. It offers free internet access for 3 hours total per day per device. University staff and students should use the secure and constantly free eduroam wireless service instead.

Further questions:

Please contact the IT Helpdesk:

Email Us: ITHelpdesk@rgu.ac.uk
Phone Us: (01224) 26 2777