Wireless Network Access (eduroam)

Wireless Access on CQUniversity campuses

Below you will find information and guides for connecting to the eduroam wireless network.

Stay connected when visiting other universities

eduroam is a service that enables CQUniversity students and staff to connect to a secure wireless network. It also makes it possible to visit other educational institutions and connect to the internet using your current CQUniversity logon details.

Where is EduRoam available?

Almost all Australian universities participate in eduroam and allow visiting students and staff to connect to their wireless network.
Please see the official site for a list of participating sites.

How do I get connected?

To access eduroam, your laptop or mobile device will need to access a wireless network connection using WPA (Wi-Fi Protected Access) drivers.

The following instructions provide information on connecting to eduroam.

Students and staff of CQUniversity will need to log into the network using the username format and CQUniversity password outlined in the table below.

  eduroam Username eduroam Password
CQUniversity Students

Enter your regular CQUniversity student email address

Student emails look like: or

* Enter your regular CQUniversity student login password.
CQUniversity Staff

Enter your regular CQUniversity staff email address

Staff emails look like: or

* Enter your regular CQUniversity staff login password.

Using eduroam at another university

If you are visiting another university, please contact the local IT support staff for their wireless setup instructions. This is best done before arriving at the other university as special clients may need to be installed to enable you to use wireless on that campus.

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