University Technology

WIU Secure Wireless

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WIU's secure wireless will encrypt all data you transmit, meaning that your usernames, passwords and other sensitive data cannot be intercepted or viewed by others.

Western Illinois University offers wireless internet access throughout both the Macomb and Quad Cities campuses. The wireless network utilizes encryption in order to protect your user name, password and all transmitted data. Find complete instructions for getting your devices connected to WIU's wireless internet below.

Select your affiliation with Western Illinois University for instructions for connecting your device to Wi-Fi.

I am a student at WIU and I want to connect to Wi-Fi using: Windows | Mac | Android | iOS | Other Device

I am a faculty/staff member at WIU and I want to connect to Wi-Fi using: Windows | Mac | Android | iOS | Other Device

I am a guest to WIU and I want to connect to Wi-Fi using: Windows | Mac | Android | iOS

Instructions for connecting to Wi-Fi with a Windows device

Instructions for connecting to Wi-Fi with a Mac device

Instructions for connecting to Wi-Fi with an Android device

Instructions for connecting to Wi-Fi with an iOS device (iPhone, iPad)

Instructions for connecting to Wi-Fi with other devices


Can't find what you are looking for? Need additional help connecting to Wi-Fi? Please contact the uTech Support Center - available to assist via phone, chat, email or in-person at our Stipes Hall location in Macomb. Additional help documents can also be found in the uTech Support Portal.