Eduroam configuration for Android

Install eduroam CAT

Open Google Play store on your Android device and install eduroam  CAT (published by GÉANT Association).

Google play store install page for eduroam CAT. A green install button is circled on the right.

Configure the connection

When you open eduroam CAT app it will open to Nearby Configs. University of Alaska Fairbanks should show up based on your location. If not, use manual search for “Alaska”.

The eduroam CAT name and logo are on top of the screen. A list of nearby configs is just below it, and the item in the list is the University of Alaska Fairbanks with the eduroam logo to its right. A slider for manual search is switched on at the bottom of the screen.

After selecting “University of Alaska Fairbanks” select the Install button.

The eduroam logo and install configuration file are on top of the screen. The rest of the screen is part of the configuration file summary describing the authentication method and support information. On the bottom of the screen are two buttons Discard and Install, and install is circled. The support information includes the help desk email address: helpdesk@alaska.edu, phone number: +1 907 450 8300, Terms of Use, and web address: alaska.edu/nooktech/

A dialog box will prompt you to install the profile. Confirm by selecting yes.

A text box popup asking permission to install the profile. There are two button options yes and no, with yes circled on the right.

After installing the profile you will need to use your UA Username (including “@alaska.edu”) and password to login. (e.g. UAUsername@alaska.edu and UA Password) 

Confirmation menu of successful eduroam installation. There are two text menus underneath a section of green checkmarks prompting for UA username and password. Underneath is profile installed in green text and an install button.

Select the Install button. If the configuration is successful, the device will automatically connect to eduroam.

Confirmation menu of successful eduroam installation. There are two text menus underneath a section of green checkmarks prompting for UA username and password. Underneath is profile installed in green text and an install button that is circled.