Access BraveWifi & eduroam

Student using Wifi

Faculty, staff and students use the following information to connect to BraveWifi and eduroam.  eduroam provides universal network access across educational institutions that subscribe to the service.

  • For computers, verify that the wireless adapter is on. Normally a button or switch on the keyboard or body of the laptop controls this. Locate the wireless network icon in the system tray and click on it.  The list of available wireless networks is displayed.
  • If the computer will not display any web page, you may need to check the network configuration settings

 

Connecting a PC
  1. Connect to BraveWifi or eduroam, check the box to Connect automatically, and then click Connect.

    • BraveWifi - Log in with your network (BraveWeb) username and password.
    • eduroam - Log in with your O365 username and password.  ex: jdoe56@uncp.edu
  2. Check the box to Remember this network and click Join.
  3. Click Connect and then you’ll have Internet access.

 

Connecting a Mac
  1. Connect to BraveWifi or eduroam

    • BraveWifi - Log in with your network (BraveWeb) username and password.
    • eduroam - Log in with your O365 username and password.  ex: jdoe56@uncp.edu
  2. Check the box to Remember this network and click Join.
  3. Click Continue.
  4. Next, enter your Mac computer username and password, then click Update Settings.  (Note: This username and password is your log in for the Mac computer, not your UNCP username/password.)
  5. You will then have Internet access.

 

Connecting an iPhone/iPad
  1. From the home screen, select Settings, Wi-Fi, then select BraveWifi or eduroam.

    • BraveWifi - enter your network (BraveWeb) username.
    • eduroam - enter your O365 username.  ex: jdoe56@uncp.edu
  2. Click Join.     
  3. Select Trust and then you’ll have Internet access.

 

Connecting an Android Device or Chromebook
  1. Connect to BraveWifi or eduroam.
  2. For EAP method, select PEAP.
  3. For Phase 2 authentication, select MSCHAPV2.
  4. For CA Certificate select Don’t validate.
  5. For Identity
    • BraveWifi - enter your network (BraveWeb) username.
    • eduroam - enter your O365 username.  ex: jdoe56@uncp.edu
  6. Anonymous identity, leave it blank.
  7. For Password, enter your account password.
  8. Select Advanced.
    • Select Privacy.
    • Select Use device MAC.
  9. Select Auto reconnect.
  10. Click Connect and then you’ll have Internet access.

 

Connecting a Game System or Streaming Device

Click here for instructions.

 

Devices that Do Not Work on the UNCP Network
  1. Chromecast
  2. Routers
  3. Wireless Printers (can only be used with a cable and the wireless capability turned off)

 

For further assistance, contact the Help Desk.