Wireless Network Access

Purpose

Wireless networks provide access to the internet.   Options are available for accessing TAMU-CC Wireless networks or the global EDUROAM wireless access when visiting participating university campuses.

Audience 

Faculty, Staff & Student

Prerequisites

  • You must have a University provided Island ID and password to log into the wireless network.
  • For Islander_Guest, please reference Guest Wireless.

Important Notes

  • TAMU-CC Faculty and Staff access the internet, on campus, using the Islander_Admin wireless network.
  • TAMU-CC students access the internet, on campus, through Islander_Student.
  • Faculty, Staff and Students can access the Eduroam wireless network when visiting Eduroam-member universities, including other Texas A&M campuses.

Accessing the Wireless Network

From a Computer

  1. Click the Wi-Fi icon on the taskbar.
  2. Choose appropriate wireless network.
  3. When prompted, enter your Island ID and password.
  4. Click Accept for the security certificates.
  5. You can now access the campus wireless network.

From a Mobile Device

  1. Select Settings.
  2. Select Wi-Fi.
  3. Ensure Wi-Fi is turned on.
  4. Select appropriate network.
  5. Enter your Island ID and password.
  6. Select Connect to accept security certificates.
  7. You now have access to the campus wireless network.

Note: Some Android devices require Phase 2 Authentication to be set to MSCHAPV2.